18 January – Cathedra Petri

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.

The Lives of Saints, with Other Feasts of the Year, According to the Roman Calendar by Peter Ribadeneira.

The Feast of St. Peter’s Chair at Rome” by Thomas Aubrey de Vere.

Medieval Hagiography

Acta Sanctorum

Breviarium Romanum – Latin & English

Art & Architecture

The Cathedra Petri in the Basilica of San Pietro in Vaticano (more here and here).

18C Libro del Compendio della Vita di tutti Santi

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database


Hymns for Chair of Saint Peter


Heortology: A History Of The Christian Festivals From Their Origin To The Present Day by Heinrich Kellner.

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