THE MIRACLES OF THE BLESSED ELISABETTA PICENARDI

Compendio della vita e miracoli della B. Elisabetta Picenardi del Terz’Ordine de’ Servi di M.V. E del culto pubblico ecclesiastico da immemorabil tempo da lei goduto, e che ultimamente è stato approvato dalla S. Sede con la concessione dell’ offizio, e messa, come risulta dal decreto, che si dà in fine di questo compendio. Seconda edizione dopo la Romana.

Cremona, per il Feraboli, 1805.

8vo, pp. 16; a very good, crisp and clean copy in recent blue wrappers.

£350

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Compendio della vita e miracoli della B. Elisabetta Picenardi del Terz’Ordine de’ Servi di M.V. E del culto pubblico ecclesiastico da immemorabil tempo da lei goduto, e che ultimamente è stato approvato dalla S. Sede con la concessione dell’ offizio, e messa, come risulta dal decreto, che si dà in fine di questo compendio. Seconda edizione dopo la Romana.

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Second edition (first Rome 1804) of this account of the life and miracles of Elisabetta Picenardi (1428–1468) of the Servite Order, who was beatified in November 1804 after Pope Pius VII issued confirmation of her local cultus. The work is attributed to the Camaldolese monk Isidoro Bianchi (1731–1808). Another edition was published in Picenardi's home town of Mantua in the same year.

No copies traced outside Italy. OCLC records one copy of the Mantua printing (at the BL), but none of this Cremona edition.

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