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The little flowers of St. Francis of Assisi

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Francis, of Assisi, Saint, 1182-1226 -- Legends.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 119-120).

    Other titlesLittle flowers of Saint Francis of Assisi
    Statementwritten by Ugolino di Monte Santa Maria ; edited by and adapted from a translation by W. Heywood ; with a new preface by Madeleine L"Engle.
    SeriesVintage spiritual classics
    ContributionsUgolino, di Monte Santa Maria., Heywood, W. 1857-1919.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4700.F63 E5 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 120 p. ;
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL700520M
    ISBN 10037570020X
    LC Control Number97048815

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    PART I - The Little Flowers of St. Francis. I. In the name of Jesus Christ our crucified Saviour, and Mary his Virgin Mother. In this book are contained certain Little Flowers - to wit, miracles and pious examples of the glorious servant of Christ St Francis, and of some of his holy companions; to the glory and praise of Jesus Christ. Amen. II. This little book, one of the gems of mediæval literature, is believed to have been written in July, , by John Parenti, who had just been elected Minister-General of the Order in the room of Brother Elias; and consequently to be the earliest work about St. Francis. IV. THE .

    Page 26 - Francis went once on a time from Perugia to St. Mary of the Angels with Brother Leo, in the winter, they suffered greatly from the severity of the cold, and St Francis called to Brother Leo, who was going on a little in advance: " O Brother Leo, although the Friars Minor in these parts give a great example of sanctity and good. The Little Flowers of St. Francis (Italian Fioretti di San Francesco) is a florilegium (excerpts of his body of work), divided into 53 short chapters, on the life of Saint Francis of Assisi which was composed at the end of the 14th : St. Francis of Assisi.


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