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C.D. Warner, et al., comp.  The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes.  1917.
H. M. Ayres, ed.  The Reader’s Dictionary of Authors.  1917.
 
Saint John of the Cross (1542–1591)
 
Cruz, San Juan de la (St. John of the Cross). A Spanish mystic and poet (1542–91). He was a Carmelite friar, canonized in 1674. His prose-writings on the inner life won for him the title “The Ecstatic Doctor”; famous among them is ‘The Soul’s Darksome Night.’ His complete ‘Spiritual Works’ were first published in 1619, and in a 12th edition 1703.
 
 
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