A Bedside Book of Saints

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A Bedside Book of Saints

Delightful tales for bedtime reading. This, truly, is a bedside book of saints, meant to lift the spirits of souls wearied by the day. These charming and often humorous stories of eminently human saints will ease your soul and help bring you good dreams, giving you fresh hope for the morning.

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Pages: 576
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Pages: 161
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Pages: 128
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Pages: 122
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Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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