The Poverello of Assisi, founder of the Friars Minor, collaborator of Clare of Assisi, and guide for brother and sister penitents, was an effective preacher, a composer of poetic texts in early Italian vernacular, and a writer of Latin prayers, rules, letters and exhortations over a period of twenty years. He was canonized by Gregory IX in 1228.
About the Collection
Spicilegium Bonaventurianum, 1963 seqq. In 8° mai.
A variety of scholarly research: archival research into aspects of Assisi's city life and 15th/16th c. Italian universities; works on Franciscan manuscripts in Naples and Troyes; editions of works by scholastic authors Francis of the Marches, Nicholas of Ockham, Peter Lombard, William of Auxerre; critical editions of spiritual and writings of Francis of Assisi (also in Italian and Spanish translation), Angela of Foligno, Hugh of Digne, and Rudolf of Biberach.
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The International Franciscan Bookshop/Libreria Internazionale Francescana (LIF) is our bookstore partner for distributing Quaracchi Editions; it is located at the Basilica of the Portiuncula, Santa Maria degli Angeli (Assisi). It is owned and operated by the Seraphic Province of the Order of Friars Minor. It stocks many, but not all of our Quaracchi publications. If a volume is not listed there, then the customer must order it directly from Quaracchi Editors.