WorldCat Identities

Thomas à Kempis ca. 1379-1471

Works: 3 works in 23 publications in 5 languages and 31 library holdings
Genres: Meditations  Devotional literature  Prayers and devotions  Poetry  Illustrated works  Biography  History  Handbooks and manuals  Art  Bibliography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BV4821, 242
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Thomas
The imitation of Christ by Thomas( Book )

18 editions published between 1706 and 1982 in 4 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the way of the follower of Christ as he learns to mould his life in conformity with the pattern set by Christ. An immensely practical book, which faces the temptations and difficulties of daily life, but also describes the joys and helps which are found on the way
L'Imitation de Jesus-Christ : traduction avec une pratique et une prière à la fin de chaque chapitre by Thomas( Book )

4 editions published between 1819 and 1883 in Dutch and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian's pattern, or, A treatise of the imitation of Christ by Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1735 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.58 (from 0.54 for The imitat ... to 0.81 for L'Imitatio ...)

French (12)

German (5)

Dutch (3)

Russian (2)

English (1)