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3 edition of St. Elmo story found in the catalog.

St. Elmo story

James L. Douthat

St. Elmo story

by James L. Douthat

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Published by St. Elmo Improvement League in Chattanooga, Tenn. (P.O. Box 2225, Chattanooga 37409) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Saint Elmo (Tenn.)
    • Subjects:
    • Saint Elmo (Tenn.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Other titlesSaint Elmo story.
      Statementby James L. Douthat, Judy Harris, Frankie W. Pope.
      ContributionsHarris, Judy., Pope, Frankie W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF444.S14 D68 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92 p. :
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2138882M
      LC Control Number88206845
      OCLC/WorldCa15094038

      First published in , St. Elmo was one of the most popular novels of the 19th century, earning its Mobile author international fame and inspiring pasisonate devotion among its readers. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR () Booknews. But this book has great adventure, along with the epitome of philosophical cleverness. I always feel so much smarter for reading St. Elmo. When you get the pleasure of giggling at a joke, you feel like the most clever reader in the room. Which brings me to my point: Reading St. Elmo makes you smarter /5(21).

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      This book is a must-read for the thoughtful book lover looking to enjoy a novel of both depth and delight. —Rev. Dr. Mark McIlraith, Senior Pastor, Lake Grove Presbyterian Church, Lake Oswego, Oregon. The Church that Used to be St Elmo's is full of delightfully familiar characters, the church folk we all know, presented with sharp and artful. E ver since I was young, I was always told stories of the "Santelmo" or St. Elmo's fire. Often described as a ball of bluish or white flame, curiously, it is not hot in anyway. Some say it is the spirits of men who have died near a body of water or during heavy rains, others say it's the souls of children who were not baptized, leading those who follow it to their doom.


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