This is the story of a rich man's son who renounced his wealth and lived and worked among the poor. The picture book depicts all of the best-known episodes of St Francis's life (preaching to the birds, taming the wolf of Gubbio) and evokes the colours and pageantry of medieval Italy.
- Hardback | 32 pages
- 243.84 x 309.88 x 12.7mm | 521.63g
- 05 Oct 1995
- Oxford University Press
- Oxford, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations with gilding