FARRER, Austin Marsden

FARRER, Austin Marsden
   English ANGLO-CATHOLIC theologian philosopher and close friend of C. S. LEWIS. His best known book is The Glass of Vision (1948).

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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