Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.
Lives of the Saints by Francis Weninger.
Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.
Stories of the Saints Third Series by Mary Seymour.
Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly.
Pictorial Half Hours with the Saints by Auguste François Lecanu.
Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden.
The lives of saints, with other feasts of the year, according to the Roman calendar by Peter Ribadeneir.
Biblical and Early Christian Texts
References to Andrew in the New Testament.
The second-century apocryphal Acts of Andrew.
Breviarium Romanum: 2nd Nocturn, Readings IV to VI; 3rd Nocturn, Readings VII to IX, Homily of Gregory the Great (English)
Zoom in on this photo of the underside of the arch of the apse at San Vitale in Ravenna. You will find a stunning portrait of Andrew among the apostles.
In Rome, you can visit the church of Sant’Andrea della Valle, which is a Baroque structure dedicated to Saint Andrew, and a painted cycle by Mattia Preti wraps around the apse. It shows the raising of the cross, the Crucifixion, and then the taking down of the cross. You can take “virtual tour” here.
Sacred and Legendary Art volume I by Mrs. Jameson.
A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.
Lives and Legends of the Evangelists, Apostles, and Other Early Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.
The Saints in Art with Their Attributes and Symbols, Alphabetically Arranged by Margaret E. Tabor.
The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.
Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.
Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.
The Story of Saint Andrew from the National Gallery of Scotland
“Decus sacrati nominis” was written by Pope Damasus in the fourth century. You may find the notes, words, and an English translation in pdf here.
Devotions & Celebrations
Meditations for the Use of the Secular Clergy by Pierre Chaignon.
Manna for the Soul: Meditations for Every Day of the Year by Paulo Segneri.
Meditations for All the Days of the Year by M. Hamon.
The Church Seasons Historically and Poetically Illustrated by Alexander H. Grant.