5 October – Saint Placidus

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 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.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

The Dialogues of Gregory the Great – II.3, II.5, II.7

Art & Architecture

The Miraculous Rescue of Placidus from Drowning in the sacristy of San Miniato al Monte by Spinello Aretino

Saint Benedict Orders Saint Maurus to the Rescue of Saint Placidus by Fra Filippo Lippi

Saint Placidus by Pietro Perugino

Saint Flavia by Pietro Perugino

Martyrdom of St. Placidus, Flavia, Eutychius and Victorinus by Correggio

18C Libro del Compendio della Vita di tutti Santi

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillona, 2016 Dillonb

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.

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.

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