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John in the company of poets

the Gospel in literary imagination
  • 4.36 MB
  • English
Baylor University Press , Waco, Tex
History and criticism, Criticism, interpretation, Christianity in literature, Christianity and literature, American Christian poetry, Bible, English poetry, American poetry, English Christian poetry, In literature, Hi
StatementThomas Gardner
SeriesStudies in Christianity and literature -- #6
LC ClassificationsPS310.R4 G37 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 222p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25107442M
ISBN 139781602583153
LC Control Number2010052543

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