The Case of Therese Neumann. Hilda C. GRAEF.

The Case of Therese Neumann.

Cork, England: Mercier Press, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 156pp. Purple cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Account of the stigmatic of Konnersreuth. A study of Therese Neumann (1898 – 1962) the German Catholic mystic and stigmatic . Born in the village of Konnersreuth (Bavaria) and a member of the Third Order of St. Francis, Neumann, she famously not only exhibited stigmata but engaged in a permanent fast - lasting decades - of a type that would kill most people within weeks. Spine ends chafed, fading and discoloration to edges of boards, page-edges browned, lacks front free endpaper, a few light, scattered pencil marginal marks. A solid Good copy in Fair dust jacket (dust jacket worn, marked chipped & discolored). Item #51507

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