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Peers, E. Allison (Edgar Allison) 1891-1952

Overview
Works: 498 works in 2,157 publications in 5 languages and 40,221 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Devotional literature  Meditations  Autobiographies  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Honoree, Compiler
Classifications: BX2179.T4, 248.482
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Most widely held works about E. Allison Peers
 
Most widely held works by E. Allison Peers
Ascent of Mount Carmel by John of the Cross( )

35 editions published between 1958 and 2015 in English and held by 2,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ascent of Mount Carmel is the third major work of St. John of the Cross, a Spanish mystic and major figure of the Catholic Reformation in the 16th century. This book is a systematic treatment of the ascetical life in pursuit of mystical union with Christ and is considered to be the introductory work on mystical theology. This books begins with an allegorical poem and the rest is a detailed explanation and interpretation of the poem
Dark night of the soul by John of the Cross( )

33 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 2,853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great Spanish mystic's guide for the aspiring soul details how those seeking God must enter a "dark night" of soul effacement before they can experience union with God
The interior castle by Teresa( )

39 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 2,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A masterpiece of spiritual literature, this sixteenth-century work was inspired by a mystical vision that came upon the revered St. Teresa of Avila, one of the most gifted and beloved religious figures in history. St. Teresa's vision was of a luminous crystal castle composed of seven chambers, or "mansions", each representing a different stage in the development of the soul. In her most important and widely read book, St. Teresa describes how, upon entering the castle through prayer and meditation, the human spirit experiences humility, detachment, suffering, and ultimately, self-knowledge, as it roams from room to room. As the soul progresses further toward the center of the castle, it comes closer to achieving ineffable and perfect peace, and, finally, a divine communion with God. A set of rare and beautiful teachings for people of all faiths desirous of divine guidance, this meticulous modern translation by E. Allison Peers breathes contemporary life into a religious classic. (Back cover)
Cassell's Spanish dictionary: Spanish-English, English-Spanish by E. Allison Peers( Book )

36 editions published between 1959 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The way of perfection by Teresa( )

26 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and held by 2,352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although St. Teresa of Avila lived and wrote almost 4 centuries ago, this classic is a practical guide to prayer setting forth the Saint's counsels and directives for the attainment of spiritual perfection
The life of Teresa of Jesus : the autobiography of St. Teresa of Avila by Teresa( )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Saint John of the Cross, doctor of the Church by John of the Cross( Book )

46 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spanish tragedy, 1930-1936; dictatorship, republic, chaos by E. Allison Peers( Book )

43 editions published between 1936 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A counting book which tells of the animals on Brown Cow Farm, from one brown horse in a box stall, through twenty puppies, to one hundred goslings swimming in the marshes
Spiritual canticle by John of the Cross( )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1978 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce texte poétique, philosophique et spirituel du grand contemplatif mystique espagnol est présenté dans une traduction qui se tient aussi près que possible de l'original
Spain; a companion to Spanish studies by E. Allison Peers( Book )

43 editions published between 1929 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical anthology of Spanish verse by E. Allison Peers( Book )

28 editions published between 1938 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies of the Spanish mystics by E. Allison Peers( Book )

40 editions published between 1927 and 1960 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

História del movimiento romántico español by E. Allison Peers( Book )

32 editions published between 1954 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of St Teresa of Avila by Teresa( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of St. Teresa of Avila by Teresa( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. John of the Cross, and other lectures and addresses, 1920-1945 by E. Allison Peers( Book )

33 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Saint Teresa of Jesus by Teresa( Book )

26 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of St. Teresa of Avila by Teresa( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit of flame, a study of St. John of the Cross by E. Allison Peers( Book )

60 editions published between 1943 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cassell's Spanish-English, English-Spanish dictionary by E. Allison Peers( Book )

75 editions published between 1959 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The life of Teresa of Jesus : the autobiography of St. Teresa of Avila
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Dark night of the soulThe interior castleThe way of perfectionThe life of Teresa of Jesus : the autobiography of St. Teresa of AvilaThe complete works of Saint John of the Cross, doctor of the ChurchSpiritual canticleThe complete works of St Teresa of AvilaThe complete works of St. Teresa of Avila
Alternative Names
Allison Peers, E. 1891-1952

Allison Peers, Edgar 1891-1952

Edgar Allison, Peers 1891-1952

Edgar Allison Peers britischer Romanist und Hispanist

Edgar Allison Peers Brits hispanist (1891-1952)

Edgar Allison Peers Scholar in Hispanic Studies and educationist

Peers, Allison

Peers, Allison 1891-1952

Peers, E. A.

Peers, E. A. 1891-1952

Peers, E. Allison.

Peers, E. Allison 1891-1952

Peers, Edgar A.

Peers, Edgar A. 1891-1952

Peers Edgar Allison

Peers, Edgar Allison 1891-1952

Truscot‏ 1891-1952

Truscot, Bruce

Truscot Bruce 1891-1952

피어스, 에드가 앨리슨 1891-1952

피어즈, E.A. 1891-1952

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