15 January – Saint Paul the First Hermit

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

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

Saints of Italy by Ella Noyes. (It is curious that Egyptian saints are included in a book on Italian saints.  Noyes does call them Paolo and Antonio).

Book of Saints and Heroes by Mrs. Lang. 

Three Saints for the Incredulous

Stories of the Saints by Caroline Chenoweth.

The Lives of the Fathers of the Eastern Deserts by Richard Challoner.

The lives of saints, with other feasts of the year, according to the Roman calendar by Peter Ribadeneira.

Contemporary Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

Life of Saint Paul the First Hermit by Jerome (Latin, help with the Latin)

Aelfric’s Life

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Breviarium RomanumLatin & English


Vatican Colonnade

The inner panel on the left wing of the Isenheim Altarpiece by Matthias Grunewald depicts the meeting of Saint Paul and Saint Anthony.

A painting of Saint Paul and Saint Anthony by Diego Velazquez.

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

Google Arts & Culture

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.

A Garner of Saints: Being a Collection of the Legends and Emblems Usually Represented in Art by Allen Hinds.

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

Feast Day Cookbook

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