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The Message of St Francis


  • Author:
    Mizzi, Father Maximilian
  • Publisher:
    Frances Lincoln Ltd, London, 1998
  • ISBN:
    9780711213173
  • Catalog ID:
    1308122
  • Our ref:
    1308122

With Frescoes from The basilica of St Francis at Assisi. First UK edition. Hardback. 57, [58 - 61]pp. Dust jacket. This is a celebration of the life of St Francis, patron saint of the natural world. Extracts from his writings and from biographies of the saint are selected by Sister Nan, a member of the Community of St Francis in London. Illustrated with stunning details and images from the fresco cycle in the Basilica at assisi, the book invites the reader to step into the world of St Francis for a unique spiritual experience. Introduction by Father Maximilian Mizzi, Director of the Franciscan International Centre for Ecumenism and Inter-religious Dialogue in Assisi.The book was originally published following the massive earthquake which struck Umbria on 26th September 1977, causing part of the Basilica to collapse. Royalties from the original sales were used to help fund the restoration. Book in very good condition. Slight band of colour fade to bottom edges of boards. Dust jacket very good. Unclipped and with only minor edge wear.
  • Our price: £5.00

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