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A pearl to India

Vincent Cronin

A pearl to India

the life of Roberto de Nobili.

by Vincent Cronin

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nobili, Roberto de", 1577-1656

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV3269.N6 C7 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination297 p.
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6269243M
    LC Control Number59005815
    OCLC/WorldCa765713

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"Jesuit Priest Apes Brahmins to Win Converts" Roberto de Nobili, a well-born Italian from Rome, came to India in as a Jesuit priest. Shunning the "easy life" in the Catholic, Lusitanized precincts of Goa and Cochin, he soon wound up as a Catholic missionary in Madurai, an inland Tamil capital, center of Hindu learning and power/5.

For anyone who is interested in the history of religion, in an example which is all too rare in the annals of the spread of Christianity (except in China), and in a very A pearl to India book human being, A PEARL TO INDIA will prove a fascinating story/5(3). A Pearl to India The LIfe of Roberto De Nobili Hardcover – Import, January 1, by Vincent Cronin (Author)/5(3).

A Pearl to India, the Life of Robereto De Nobili. [Cronin, Vincent.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Pearl to India, the Life of Robereto De : Vincent. Cronin. This is a fascinating biography about a great man who went to India as a missionary in the 16th century.

He learned several Indian languages, including the sacred Sanskrit, so that he could communicate with the Hindus.5/5(2).

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New York, NY: E. Dutton & Company, First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Quarter white cloth with brown papered boards, black titling to spine and black illustration on front cover; b&w illustrations, glossary, index.

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