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The song at the scaffold

Le Fort, Gertrud Freiin von

The song at the scaffold

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Published by Ignatius Press in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholics,
  • Fiction,
  • Carmelite Nuns,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Original German edition published by Kosel and Pustet, Munich, 1931 ; previous English edition by Sheed & Ward, 1933.

    StatementGertrud von le Fort ; translated from the German by Olga Marx
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2623.E26 L413 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p. ;
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25339352M
    ISBN 101586175254
    ISBN 109781586175252
    LC Control Number2011926406
    OCLC/WorldCa742512632


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The book () is what it is, while its potential depends a great deal on the openness of the reader to Le Fort's transcendental message/5.

“The point of departure for my creation was not primarily the destiny of the sixteen Carmelites of Compiègne but the figure of the young Blanche Born in the profound horror of a time darkened by the signs of destiny, this figure arose before me in some way Read more».

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The Song at the Scaffold is a short book of about pages, but potentially contains more riches and pleasures than suggested by its length.

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Gertrud Von Le Fort wrote The Song at the Scaffold infive years after converting to the Catholic Faith. At that time she was considered Germany's most influential Catholic poet and novelist.

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