Mystical Transformations: The Imagery of Liquids in the Work of Mechthild Von Magdeburg

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Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1978 - Figures of speech - 182 pages
Deals with the origins of Mechthild's water imagery, motion and freedom as characteristics of liquids, the nourishment of the soul, the derogation of earth images, and the imagery of specific liquids in Das fliessende Licht der Gottheit (The Flowing Light of the Divine).

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Contents

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
9
The Derogation of Earth Substances
33
Imagery of Liquids
75
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