St. Francis of Assisi: Writings and Early Biographies : English Omnibus of the Sources for the Life of St. Francis

by Marion A. Habig (Editor)

Other authorsLeo Sherley-Price (Translator), Paul J. Oligny (Translator)
Hardcover, 1991



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Franciscan Press (1991), Edition: 4th ed., 1665 pages


This collection includes the saint's writings and early sources documenting his life and societal impact, including: Complete writings of St. Francis First and Second Lives by Thomas of Celano Longer and Shorter Lives by St. Bonaventure Legend of the Three Companions Legend of Perugia Mirror of Perfection Little Flowers of Saint Francis Sacrum Commercium Shorter Contemporary Testimonies This two-volume, paperback set is not sold separately.

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LibraryThing member tole_lege
If you're interested in Francis of Assisi, start here - then go read other things by all means, but start with not only the documents contained here but the commentary on them. (And it's a nice, pretty, red book with gold letter and even a ribbon) ;)


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1665 p.; 5.25 inches
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