The Soul Afire; Revelations of the Mystics. H. A. Reinhold.

The Soul Afire; Revelations of the Mystics

New York: Pantheon, 1945. Second printing. Octavo, original gray cloth with red spine label. Early owner signature, dated "New York, 1946" to free front endpaper, mild soiling and edge-wear to original cloth. A very good copy. Item #229

"THE FOLLOWING IS AN ATTEMPT TO SKETCH THE OUTLINES OF MYSTICISM ACCEPTABLE TO THE CHURCH" Second printing of this comprehensive work on the mystic traditions, dedicated to Jacques Maritain. The book is divided into five main sections: First Part. Thou Hast Made Us for Thee, Second Part. All Things Are but Loss, Third Part. Apprehended by Jesus Christ, Fourth Part. The Cloud of Unknowing, Conclusion. Into Paradise. With a concluding note, On Scripture Texts and a Biographical Index. This copy without the scarce dust jacket. Second printing: April, 1945 (first printed in December, 1944). Approbations.

Price: $95.00

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