Title:A Dictionary Of Saints
Publisher:Burns And Oates
Remarks:B&W Illustrations, No dust jacket, The leaves are sunned and foxing and the book is just fine.
Size:155 x 255 mm
This book is catalogue with brief particulars of the principal saints and beativenerated through the ages in the Catholic Church. Saints have this in common with hymns: that they are exceedingly numerous, but only a few are well known to everybody. Nobody knows, or can know, how many holy men and women have received a cultus, veneration, official or "popular", in the church during the course of nineteen centuries.