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The Resource Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man : a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet, Martin C. Taylor

Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man : a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet, Martin C. Taylor

Label
Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man : a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet
Title
Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man
Title remainder
a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet
Statement of responsibility
Martin C. Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume provides both a detailed biography of Gabriela Mistral (1889-1957) and a careful analysis of her writing. Chronicling the personal, psychological, and social currents of Mistral's life and times. Literary analysis considers the sacred and secular influences on Mistral's oevre, including Catholicism, the Hebraic tradition, Theosophy, and Buddhism"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Martín C.
Dewey number
  • 861/.62
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ8097.G6
LC item number
Z8519 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mistral, Gabriela
  • Mistral, Gabriela
  • Authors, Chilean
  • Belief and doubt in literature
  • Secularism in literature
  • Religion in literature
Label
Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man : a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet, Martin C. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223105895768
  • 31223105895776
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The secular. Personal abnegation and spiritual fulfillment; A pathway to the sacred and the secular; Family and personal matters; Self-education and survival; Antofagasta: desertic north and arid behavior; Life changes in Los Andes; Sexuality, humanity, and existential choices; Punta Arenas: exile in land's end; Temuco: a staging area; The transformation: Chile and beyond -- The sacred. Critical perspectives; The Hebraic tradition; A quest for religious harmony; The poetry of sacrifice; Conclusions to the sacred and the secular -- Appendix A: the Theosophical Society of La Serena -- Appendix B: Zacarías Gómez: a personal correspondence -- Appendix C: the Bible: "an intimate experience"
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780786464852
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012024860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 770876326
  • (OCoLC)770876326
Label
Gabriela Mistral's struggle with God and man : a biographical and critical study of the Chilean poet, Martin C. Taylor
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223105895768
  • 31223105895776
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The secular. Personal abnegation and spiritual fulfillment; A pathway to the sacred and the secular; Family and personal matters; Self-education and survival; Antofagasta: desertic north and arid behavior; Life changes in Los Andes; Sexuality, humanity, and existential choices; Punta Arenas: exile in land's end; Temuco: a staging area; The transformation: Chile and beyond -- The sacred. Critical perspectives; The Hebraic tradition; A quest for religious harmony; The poetry of sacrifice; Conclusions to the sacred and the secular -- Appendix A: the Theosophical Society of La Serena -- Appendix B: Zacarías Gómez: a personal correspondence -- Appendix C: the Bible: "an intimate experience"
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 286 p.
Isbn
9780786464852
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012024860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • 770876326
  • (OCoLC)770876326

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