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Evelyn Underhill (1875–1941)

Author of Mysticism

75+ Works 4,056 Members 28 Reviews 4 Favorited

About the Author

Evelyn Underhill, a novelist and poet, published her first book in 1902 but her growing interest in mysticism led in 1911 to her greatest work, Mysticism. This classic text immediately established Underhill as the leading writer in the field, and she continued her work by writing many more show more significant and acclaimed books and essays. In 1921 she became Upton Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion at Manchester College, and was the first woman to give a series of lectures on theology at Oxford. show less
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Works by Evelyn Underhill

Mysticism (1955) 1,035 copies
Practical Mysticism (1914) 525 copies
Worship (1936) 329 copies
The Spiritual Life (1937) 267 copies
Mystics of the Church (1925) 168 copies
Anthology of the Love of God (1953) 100 copies
The School of Charity (1934) 99 copies
The Ways of the Spirit (1990) 96 copies
Lent with Evelyn Underhill (1964) 90 copies
The Essentials of Mysticism (1920) 87 copies
Concerning the Inner Life (1926) 69 copies
The Mount of Purification (1960) 30 copies
Ruysbroeck (1915) 20 copies
Man and the Supernatural (1927) 18 copies
Jacapone da Todi (1919) 16 copies
Meditations and Prayers (1949) 11 copies
Immanence: A book of verses (1912) 10 copies
The Grey World (1998) 8 copies
Theophanies (1916) 7 copies
Julian Of Norwich (2005) 2 copies
The Column of Dust (2010) 2 copies
The Lost Word (2010) 2 copies
The Monastic Ideal (2010) 1 copy

Associated Works

The Cloud of Unknowing (1957) — Editor & Introduction, some editions; Editor, some editions — 1,562 copies
Green Dolphin Country (1944) — Introduction, some editions — 824 copies
Watch for the Light: Readings for Advent and Christmas (2004) — Contributor — 753 copies
Songs of Kabîr (1915) — Translator, some editions — 319 copies
Women on Nature (2021) — Contributor — 20 copies
The Zinzolin Book of Occult Fiction (2022) — Contributor — 10 copies
The Blinded Soldiers and Sailors Gift Book (1915) — Contributor — 6 copies

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ISBNs
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