Crisógano de Jesús Sacramentado, Father. The Life of Saint John of the Cross. Translated by Kathleen Pond. New York: Harper and Brothers, 1958. A thoroughly documented and detailed biography of Saint John of the Cross as a person and as a Carmelite friar. Illustrations, charts, notes, and references make this a necessary resource for the serious scholar.
Cugno, Alain. Saint John of the Cross: Reflections on Mystical Experience. Translated by Barbara Wall. New York: Seabury Press, 1979. This concise study attempts to understand John from a philosophical rather than a theological or mystical...
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