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Ryan, John Kenneth 1897-

Overview
Works: 53 works in 178 publications in 1 language and 5,389 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Prayers  Meditations 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Other, Compiler
Classifications: BR65.A6, 242
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Kenneth Ryan
Introduction to the devout life by Francis ( Book )
37 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to live a holy life in the secular world is the focus of this masterpiece of Christian literature by a 16th-century priest. Drawn from the letters of St. Francis de Sales, this enduring spiritual guide offers clear and direct advice about praying, resisting temptation, and maintaining devotion to God
Twentieth-century thinkers; studies in the work of seventeen modern philosophers by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The confessions of St. Augustine by Augustine ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition of the classic literary work of St. Augustine is translated by Oxford scholar Rex Warner and features a revised bibliography. In this autobiography, St. Augustine describes his journey from sin to sainthood, and examines all of humanity's great concerns including the ethical conflict between good and evil
Studies in philosophy and the history of philosophy ( )
in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Duns Scotus, 1265-1965 by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American essays for the Newman centennial by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1986 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern war and basic ethics by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
11 editions published between 1933 and 1940 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heirs and ancestors by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reputation of St. Thomas Aquinas among English Protestant thinkers of the seventeenth century by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
9 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancients and moderns ( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basic principles and problems of philosophy by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1939 and 1954 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophical studies in honor of the Very Reverend Ignatius Smith, O.P by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the preacher and preaching by Francis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in philosophy and the history of philosophy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in philosophy and the history of philosophy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in philosophy and the history of philosophy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treatise on the love of God by Francis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treatise on the Love of God is a manual intended to help believers strengthen their devotion to God. De Sales describes his project by saying, "it is truly my intention to represent simply and nai╠łvely, without art, still more without false colours, the history of the birth, progress, decay, operations, properties, advantages and excellences of divine love." The Treatise is divided into twelve books. The first four books explain the nature of the human soul and provide the history of divine love. Book Five explores the two principle exercises of love, namely, sacred complacency and
Studies in philosophy and the history of philosophy by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Saint Jerome by Matteo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Homage to Vitruvius by John Kenneth Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ryan, J. K.
Ryan, John K.
Ryan, John K. 1897-
Ryan, John K. 1897- sac
Ryan, John K. (John Kenneth), 1897-
Ryan, John Kenneth.
Languages
English (128)
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