3 January – Saint Genevieve

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Character Calendar

Pictorial Lives of the Saints

La vie des saints 

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

Stories of the Saints for Children Second Series by Mary Seymour.

Maidens of Hallowed Names by Charles Piccirillo. 

Catholic Legends: A New Collection by Augusta Theodosia Drane.

Contemporary Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

Acta Sanctorum

Large segments of her life are visible in the preview for Sainted Women of the Dark Ages.

About the 12C Recovery of Saint Genevieve’s Head

The Golden Legend

Early Modern Hagiography

You may find a description of a seventeenth-century procession of her relics quoted from here in English, here the full text of the letter in French.

Art & Architecture

The church of the monastery built at her tomb was built anew in the 18th century, just in time to be deconsecrated and to became a monument to secular France, the Pantheon.  It still preserves a fresco of her apotheosis. Today her shrine is in the church of St-Etienne-du-Mont.

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon et al.

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Sacred and Legendary Art volume II 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 Great Hermits and Fathers of the Church, with Other Contemporary Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

The Saints in Art with Their Attributes and Symbols, Alphabetically Arranged by Margaret E. Tabor.

Saints and their Symbols: A Companion in the Churches and Picture Galleries of Europe by E. A. Greene.

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.

Customs & Devotions

Meditations for All the Days of the Year by M. Hamon (Benziger, 1894).

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