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The Resource Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris

Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris

Label
Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life
Title
Acedia & me
Title remainder
a marriage, monks, and a writer's life
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Norris
Title variation
Acedia and me
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kathleen Norris's masterpiece: a personal and moving memoir that resurrects the ancient term acedia, or soul-weariness, and brilliantly explores its relevancy to the modern individual and culture
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [332]-334)
Contents
Somewhere -- Tedium -- From eight bad thoughts to seven sins -- Psyche, soul, and muse -- Up and down -- Give me a word -- Acedia's progress -- Acedia's decline -- A silent despair -- The quotidian mysteries -- The "noon" of midlife -- Day by day -- And to the end arriving -- A widow's uneasy afterword -- Acedia: a commonplace book
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781594489969
Lccn
2008010150
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847707
  • (OCoLC)212847707
Label
Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [332]-334)
Contents
Somewhere -- Tedium -- From eight bad thoughts to seven sins -- Psyche, soul, and muse -- Up and down -- Give me a word -- Acedia's progress -- Acedia's decline -- A silent despair -- The quotidian mysteries -- The "noon" of midlife -- Day by day -- And to the end arriving -- A widow's uneasy afterword -- Acedia: a commonplace book
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781594489969
Lccn
2008010150
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn212847707
  • (OCoLC)212847707

Library Locations

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      1515 SW 10th Ave , Topeka, Kansas, 66604, US
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