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Books Published Between 1890-1920

Life of Saint Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier.  Published by:  C. Scribner's Sons, 1894.  Call Number:  922.2 F811li   

Francis of Assisi by Mrs. Oliphant. Published by:  Macmillan & Co., 1894.  Call Number:  922.2 F811b   

History of S. Francis of Assisi by Leon Le Monnier.  Published by:  K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., 1894.  Call Number:  277.386 F7L  

St. Francis of Assisi : lessons from a noble life, in six addresses by W.O. E. Osterley.  Published by:  Skeffington & Son : Piccadilly, W., 1901.  Call Number:  922.2 F811t   

Francis, the little poor man of Assisi, a short story of the founder of the Brothers Minor by J.J. Adderley.  Published by:  E. Arnold, 1901.  Call Number:  922.2 F811d  

Francis and Dominic and the mendicant orders by Sir John Herkless.  Published by:  C. Scribner's sons, 1901.  Call Number:  922.2 F811q  

Saint Francis of Assisi, social reformer by Leo L. Dubois.  Published by:  Cincinnati [etc.] Benziger Brothers, 1906.  Call Number:  922.2 F812i   

Saint Francis of Assisi by Oscar Kuhns.  Published by:  Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. 1906.  Call Number:  922.2 F812b   

The little flowers of the glorious Messer St. Francis and of his friars, done into English by William Heywood.  Published by:  Methuen 1906.  Call Number:  271.3093 L77j   

Franciscan days; being selections for every day in the year from ancient Franciscan writings by A.G. Ferrers Howell.  Published by:  Methuen 1906.  Call Number:  271.3 H85   

Assisi of Saint Francis by Mrs. Robert Goff.  Published by:  Chatto & Windus, 1908.  Call Number:  922.2 F811l   

Lives of St. Francis of Assisi by Thomas of Celano.  Published by Methuen & Co, 1908.  Call Number:  Rare 271.3024 F818 T4599   

The Story of St. Francis of Assisi b M. Alice Heines.  Published by:  Burns & Oates, 1908.  Call Number:  271.31 F81b   

Saint Francis of Assisi, a biography by Johannes Jorgensen.  Published by:  Longmans, Green, and Co., 1912.  Call Number:  922.2 F81o 

Life of Saint Francis of Assisi by Fr. Cuthbert, OSFC.  Published by:  Longmans, Green and Co., 1912.  Call Number:  922.2 F81c   

Everybody's St. Francis by Maurice Francis Egan.  Published by:  Century Co., 1912.  Call Number:  922.2 F811y   

The romanticism of St. Francis, and other studies in the genius of the Franciscans by Fr. Cuthbert OSFC.  Published by:  Longmans, Green and Co., 1915.  Call Number:  271.3 C98   


 

Books Published Between 1921-1940

St. Francis of Assisi by G.K. Chesterton.  Published by:  George H. Doran Co. 1924.  Call Number:  922.2 F81s   

The Land of St. Francis of Assisi; Assisi and Perugia by Gabriel Faure.  Published by:  Medici Society, 1924.  Call Number:  271.309 F81e   

Francis of Assisi by Anna Stoddart.  Published by:  Metheun & Co., 1924.  Call Number:  922.2 F811h   

Little Brother, Francis of Assisi by Michael Williams.  Published by:  Macmillan Company, 1926.  Call Number:  922.2 F811s   

St. Francis of Assisi: 1226-1926: essays in Commemoration by Walter W. Seton.  Published by:  University of London Press, 1926.  Call Number:  922.2 F811j   

S. Francis and his Basilica Assisi by Francis Newton.  Published by:  Casa editrice Francescana, 1926.  Call Number:  922.2 F812f   

St. Francis of Assisi and Giotto : Art on the Altar of Faith by Aleksander Koltonski.  Published by:  Sampson Low, Marston & Co., 1926.  Call Number:  922.2 F811g   

The Little Poor Man of Assisi : A Consideration of the Life and Significance of St. Francis by J.O. Dobson.  Published by:  Student Christian Movement, 1926.  Call Number:  271.3 D63   

The Lord's Minstrel (A Simple History of S. Francis of Assisi) by Caroline Mary Duncan-Jones.  Published by:  W. Heffer & sons, limited, 1927.  Call Number:  922.2 F811e   

The Man Who Saw God; or The Asceticism and Mysticism of St. Francis of Assisi by Antony Linneweber.  Published by:  St. Boniface Friary 1927.  Call Number:  271.31 L75   

Saint Francis : the Christian Exemplar by Seymour Van Santvoord.  Published by:  Dutton, 1927.  Call Number:  922.2 F811u  

A Certain Young Man of Assisi by Mary Elizabeth Southworth.  Published by:   J.H. Nash, 1934.  Call Number:  922.2 F811z   

 

 

 

Books Published Between 1941-1960

Richest of the poor; the life of Saint Francis of Assisi by Theodore Maynard.  Published by:  Doubleday, 1948.  Call Number:  922.2 F81g   

St. Francis of Assisi:  The Legends and Lauds by Otto Karrer.  Published by:  Sheed & Ward, 1948.  Call Number:  922.2 F81q   

Saint Francis of Assisi by John R.H. Moorman.  Published by:  SCM Press 1950.  Call Number:  922.2 F81a   

Saint Francis of Assisi, A Biography by Omer Englebert.  Published by:  Longmans, Green, 1950.  Call Number:  922.2 F81n   

The Perfect Joy of St. Francis by Felix Timmermans.  Published by:  Farrar, Straus and Young 1952.  Call Number:  922.2 F81w 

The Friends of St. Francis by Sidney F. Wicks.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1952.  Call Number:  922.2 F811a   

St. Francis of Assisi, a Pictorial Biography by Leonard von Matt.  Published by:  H. Regnery Co. 1956.  Call Number:  922.2 F81f   

Francis of the Crucified by Myles Schmitt. Published by: Bruce Pub. Co. 1956.  Call Number:  922.2 F81m  

Echoes of Assisi by Liam Brophy.  Published by:   Franciscan Herald Press 1958.  Call Number:  271.3 B87   

Channels of Thy peace; Meditations on a Prayer of Francis of Assisi by Erma W. Kelley.  Published by:  Abingdon Press 1958.  Call Number:  271.30 P92b

The Changing Heart : the Penance-Concept of St. Francis of Assisi by Chrysostomus Dukker.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1959.  Call Number:  922.2 F81   

S. Francis of Assisi, his life and writings as recorded by his contemporaries. A new version of The mirror of perfection, together with a complete collection of all the known writings of the Saint.  Published by:  Mowbray 1959.  Call Number:  922.2 F81i   

St. Francis of Assisi, His Life and Writings.  Published by:  Harper,1960.  Call Number:  271.30 C11   

I Found Francis in Assisi by Jean Marie Kann.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1960.  Call Number:  922.2 F81v   

The Little Flowers of Saint Francis by Abby Langdon Alger.  Published by:  Peter Pauper Press, 196?.  Call Number:  271.309 F818  

Books Published Between 1961-1970

Francis:  A Biography of the Saint of Assisi by Michael De la Bedoyere.  Published by:  Collins, 1962.  Call Number:  922.2 F81j   

The Peace of St. Francis by Maria Sticco.  Published by:  Hawthorn Books, 1962.  Call Number:  922.2 F811   

The Way of St. Francis by Placid Hermann.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1964.  Call Number:  922.2 F812c   

The Message of St. Francis by Agostino Gemelli.  Published by:   Franciscan Herald Press, 1964.  Call Number:  271.3 G32a   

The Words of Saint Francis:  An Anthology by James Meyer.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1966.  Call Number:  271.3024 F818 1966  

The Covenant with God's poor : An Essay on the Biblical Interpretation of the Testament of St. Francis of Assisi by Auspicius van Corstanje.  Published by: Franciscan Herald Press, 1966.  Call Number:  271.3 C82

St. Francis of Assisi:  A Great Life in Brief by E.M. Almedingen.  Published by:   A.A. Knopf, 1967.  Call Number:  271.3092 F818  

The Real Francis by Sergius Wroblewski.  Published by:   Franciscan Publishers, 1967.  Call Number:  271.3092 F818 W957   

Francis, Man of the Earth by Elaine Elicker.  Published by:  Franciscan Pub., 1969.  Call Number:  271.302 E425  

A Poor Man's Peace by Ephrem Longpre.  Published by:  Franciscan Herald Press, 1969.  Call Number:  271.3 L85

 

 

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