Author: Franciscus Assisiensis

Collection of Works: Spicilegium Bonaventurianum

Tom. XXXVI/A. - Francisco de Asís, Escritos. Edición critica de C. Paolazzi

Place of Publication: Grottaferrata

Publication Date: 2014

Pages: XXIV-504

ISBN 978-88-7013-293-9
Catalogue Code Number: D36/A
Price: € 59,00

About the Author

Francis of Assisi (1181/2-1226)

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.