By: Scupoli, Dom Lorenzo.
Rockford, Illinois., Tan Books.: 1990
Seller ID: 30392
Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine
12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm.; xvii - 240 pp. Translated and revised by William Lester and Robert Mohan. Adapted from the preface by B. F. Marcetteau: "The following treatise comprehends, in a concise manner, the whole system of a Devout Life, gathered from the maxims of the Gospels, particularly from those which regard humility and self-denial . . ." St. Francis de Sales carried this book in his pocket for twenty years and read it each day. This treatise is actually attributed to various authors, most probably the first sketch was done by Dom John de Castanifa, a Spanish Benedictine, and the finishing... View More...