Author: Aegidius Assisiensis

Collection of Works: Bibliotheca Franciscana Ascetica Medii Aevi

Tom. III. - Dicta B. Aegidii Assiensis

Place of Publication: Quaracchi

Publication Date: 1905

Pages: XX-124

ISBN 000-00-0000-000-0
Catalogue Code Number: C3
Out of Print

About the Author

Giles of Assisi (ca. 1190-1262)

An early companion of Francis of Assisi in 1209, he accompanied the saint on preaching journeys, later travelling as a pilgrim to Santiago de Compostela and to Rome. His later years were spent in Perugia. Though he was not an educated man, his "sayings" were collected by his companions, and show a simple mysticism and wisdom.

About the Collection

Bibliotheca Franciscana Ascetica Medii Aevi, 1904 et seqq. In 8° min. (tom. XIII, in 8°).

This series specializes mainly in critical editions of Franciscan spiritual and hagiographical texts of the Middle Ages.