| God's Troubadour, The Story of St. Francis of Assisi|
|by Sophie Jewett|
|Relates how the gay, courtly young soldier became a knight of Jesus Christ, vowed devotion to Lady Poverty and proved himself the 'little brother' to all men and even to the birds and beasts. Ages 7-10 |
About This Text
This text was prepared by Lisa Ripperton, using
as copytext, God's Troubadour, The Story of St. Francis of Assisi, by
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1910.
The book, copyright in 1910, was published in June, 1910.
The book used as copytext was printed in the Fourth Printing.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
Over twenty pages of black and white photographs,
depicting scenes in Italy
for the most part, were included in the original book.
They were printed on glossy paper and inserted
between pages of the printed text.
are not included in this online edition except for the
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