Manchester : Manchester University Press, 1932. First Edition. Near fine copy in the original publisher's gilt-blocked cloth, edges very slightly toned. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression. Item #251830
Series; British Society of Franciscan studies. Extra series ; v. 3. Physical description; xii, 103 p.,  leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 23 cm. Notes; Includes bibliographical references. Contents; A note on the history and work of the Society -- The seventh centenary of St. Francis of Assisi (1226-1296) / A. G. Little -- St. Francis of Assisi and some of his biographers / F. C. Burkitt -- Fonte Colombo and its traditions / F. C. Burkitt -- Brother Giles of Perugia / F. C. Burkitt -- Brother Elias as the leader of the Assisan party in the Order / Harold E. Goad -- Chronicles of the Mendicant Friars / A. G. Little. Subjects; Francis of Assisi, Saint (1182-1226). Franciscans — Biography. Monastic and religious life — Biography. Genre; Illustrated.