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Published by Moody Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Meditations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementThomas à Kempis ; edited by Paul M. Bechtel.
ContributionsThomas, à Kempis, 1380-1471., Bechtel, Paul M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4821 .K44 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p ;
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4422971M
ISBN 100802440045
LC Control Number79027467
OCLC/WorldCa5941520

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