Author: Bonaventura

Collection of Works: Bonaventurae Opera Theologica Selecta

12-16 Collectio completa, 5 voll.

Place of Publication: Quaracchi

Publication Date: 1934 - 1964

Pages: See individual volumes

ISBN 978-88-7013-013-3
Catalogue Code Number: A12-A16
Price: € 173,00

About the Author

Bonaventure (ca. 1217-1274)

Born at Bagnoregio in Tuscany, he joined the Friars Minor while a student at Paris (1243), where he likely studied under Alexander of Hales, John of La Rochelle, William of Melitona and Eudes Rigaud. He taught in Paris beginning in 1253-54 before his election as Minister General of the Order (1257) and appointment as Cardinal Bishop of Albano (1273). Author of extensive works in philosophy, theology, and spirituality. Died at the Council of Lyon (1274), canonized by Sixtus IV (1482), named Doctor of the Church by Sixtus V (1588).

About the Collection

Bonaventurae Opera Theologica Selecta Editio minor, 1934-1964. In 8° mai.

The monumental critical edition of Bonaventure’s works established the fame of the early Quaracchi Editors. This is a smaller-format edition.