14 July – Saint Bonaventure

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Francis Weninger.

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 Poetsby 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.

Stories of the Saints Fifth Series by Mary Seymour.

Memorials of the Blessed: A Series of Short Lives of the Saints by Charles B. Fairbanks.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

Writings of Saint Bonaventure

Documenta Catholica Omnia 

Life of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ 

Life of Christ 

A Franciscan View of the Spiritual and Religious Life Being Three Treatises from the Writing of Saint Bonaventure 

Mirror of the Blessed Virgin Mary 

Life of Saint Francis 

Mind’s Road to God 

Hymns by Saint Bonaventure 

Prayer of Saint Bonaventure to the Blessed Virgin Mary 

“A Saint’s Apology” (intro on preceding page)

A Devout Exercise in Honour of the Ever Blessed Virgin Mother of God, Mary from the Writings of Saint Bonaventure 

Art & Architecture

17C Saint Bonaventure Enters the Franciscan Order


Warburg Institute Iconographic Database 

Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts 

Google Arts & Culture 

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Legends of the Monastic Orders as Represented in the Fine Arts 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 English Bishops and Kings, Mediaeval Monks, and Other Later 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.

Franciscan Legends in Italian Art

Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.

Customs & Devotions

Meditations on the Life, the Teaching and the Passion of Jesus Christ for Every Day of the Ecclesiastical Year with an Appendix of Meditations for the Festivals of Various Saints by Augustin Maria Ilg.

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