Our Picks This Month
- International Shipping Available!
- Free Australian Shipping for orders valued at $100 or more!
Shopping Cart: now in your cart 0 items
Search:  
Top » Catalog » Childrens » 9781936639830 »

The King of the Golden City / Mother Mary Loyola
[9781936639830]

$24.95
Products Qty: 6

The book that began it all...

Mother Mary Loyola had used the simple allegory of a little maid and the gracious King who deigned to visit her as a catechetical tool for many years...a brief sketch of this story appears in The Children's Charter, her book of advice for parents and teachers published in 1911.  But it wasn't until 1919, when she sent a version of the story to P.J. Kenedy, an American publisher who took a keen interest in her work, that she began expanding what was originally a simple vignette into a full book-length story.  It then took two years before this book was finished and brought out to great acclaim.  

Though Mother Loyola knew that children would love this wonderful story, she could not have foreseen that it would be this, her only allegory and one of her last published works, that would rekindle an interest in her work many years later. 

It was through our family's love of this story that we discovered the treasure trove of other works by Mother Mary Loyola, and St. Augustine Academy Press was born.



$24.95
There are currently no product reviews.

Suggested Books:



The King Of The Golden City / Mother Mary Loyola


Christmas Coloring Book


About Angels Coloring Book
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 28 November, 2017.
Reviews
Click here to view the latest Catalogue



Click here to visit the Saint Benedict Book Centre


Subscribe
Email:
Categories
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Information