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The poetry of piety

an annotated anthology of Christian poetry

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Published by Baker Academic in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian poetry, English.,
  • Christian poetry, American.,
  • Christian poetry, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Christian poetry, American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[selected and annotated by] Ben Witherington III and Christopher Mead Armitage.
    ContributionsWitherington, Ben, 1951-, Armitage, Christopher M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1195.C48 P66 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p. ;
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3948568M
    ISBN 10080102286X
    LC Control Number2001037980
    OCLC/WorldCa47658830

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