The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and Other Principal Saints - 5 Volume Set

The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and Other Principal Saints - 5 Volume Set

By: Butler, Rev. Alban

Price: $175.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Red leatherette with gilt lettering and decoration. With the exception of a tiny stain to the top edge of Volume I and fore-edge of Volume V, this set is exceptionally clean in tight, square binding-an almost new, unread look. Five-volume reprint set of the Rev. Alban Butler's classic work, which originally appeared in 1745. This edition has been arranged by the compiler to provide the general reader with one conspicuous Saint every day to study. Volumes I to IV contain January through December. Volume V is titled More Recently Canonized Saints and is ordered by month and day (not every day represented). VOLUME I: [xi] 1-435 pages, 8 color plates, Foreword by Bernard Kelly. VOLUME II: [xii] 437-838 pages, 6 color plates. VOLUME III: [vii] 839-1258 pages, 8 color plates. VOLUME IV: [vii] 1259-1671 pages. VOLUME V, [x] 1-564 pages with Appendix and Index, contains accounts of those holy persons Canonized or Beatified since 1773. Volume V also contains Bernard Kelly's 1928 preface, 1936 Foreword to the Eleventh Edition, by H. Martin Gillett. Ships USPS Media Mail. PLEASE INQUIRE FOR EXPEDITED OR INTERNATIONAL RATES AS THIS HEAVY SET WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE FOR THOSE DELIVERY METHODS.

Title: The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and Other Principal Saints - 5 Volume Set

Author: Butler, Rev. Alban

Categories: Christian,

Edition: Eleventh Edition

Publisher: Chicago, The Catholic Press, Inc.: 1961

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12 inches Tall

Seller ID: 10869

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