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Author Name    Caldwell, Taylor ( Pen Name for Janet Miriam Taylor Caldwell )( Also Wrote as Max Reiner )(aka: J. Miriam Reback / Janet Reback )

Title   Dear and Glorious Physician ---the Story of St. Luke -by Taylor Caldwell

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good (see description)

Jacket Condition   Very Good (see description)

Edition   Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Publisher   New York, NY Garden City, N.Y. / New York: Doubleday, 1959, Book Club Edition 1959

Illustrator   Remy Charlip Cover Art

Inscription   Not Signed

Seller ID   157692

-----------hardcover, a solid Very Good copy with a bit of light edge wear, in an attractive Good to Very Good dustjacket with a bit of light wear, small chips, some browning to the spine, looks quite nice overall, includes a Bibliography for further reading, over 60 weeks on the Bestseller list, likely Ms. Caldwell's most popular book and considered by many to be her best, a clean copy, ----------The world-famous novel about the triumphant story of St. Luke. Man of science, and Gospel writer. Today St. Luke is known as the author of the third Gospel of the New Testament, but two thousand years ago he was Lucanus, a Greek, a man who loved, knew the emptiness of bereavement, and later traveled through the hills and wastes of Judea asking, "What manner of man was my Lord?" And it is of this Lucanus that Taylor Caldwell tells here in one of the most stirring stories ever lived or written. Lucanus grew up in the household of his stepfather, the Roman govenor of Antioch. After studying medicine in Alexandria he became one of the greatest physicians of the ancient world and traveled far and wide through the Mediterranean region healing the sick. As time went on he learned of the life and death of Christ and saw in Him the God he was seeking. To find out all he could about the life and teachings of Jesus, whom he never saw, Lucanus visited all the places where Jesus had been, questioning everyone--including His mother, Mary--who had known Him or heard Him preach. At last, when he had gathered all information possible, he wrote down what we now know as the Gospel according to St. Luke. Taylor Caldwell has chosen the grand, the splendid means to tell of St. Luke. Her own travels through the Holy Land and years of meticulous research made Dear and Glorious Physician a fully developed portrait of a complex and brilliant man and a colorful re-creation of ancient Roman life as it contrasted in its decadence with the new world Christianity was bringing into being. Here is a story to warm, to inspire, to call forth renewal of faith and love lying deep in each reader's heart.----------, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Caldwell, Taylor ( Pen Name for Janet Miriam Taylor Caldwell )( Also Wrote as Max Reiner ), Dear and Glorious Physician

Price = 23.87 CDN

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