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The Resource Saint Francis and the sultan : the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter, John Tolan, (electronic resource)

Saint Francis and the sultan : the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter, John Tolan, (electronic resource)

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Saint Francis and the sultan : the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter
Title
Saint Francis and the sultan
Title remainder
the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter
Statement of responsibility
John Tolan
Title variation
Curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1959-
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Tolan, John Victor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
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  • Francis
  • Malik al-Kāmil Muḥammad
  • Missions to Muslims
  • Christian hagiography
  • Francis
  • Christian art and symbolism
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Saint Francis and the sultan : the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter, John Tolan, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-372) and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Part I. Thirteenth to fourteenth centuries. 1. Francis, model for the spiritual renewal of the church: Jacques de Vitry (1220 and 1223-1225) -- 2. Al-Kamil, worthy adversary of the crusaders: anonymous Chronicle of the Crusade (1227-1229) -- 3. Great thirst for martyrdom: Thomas of Celano, Vita prima (1228) -- 4. Epic hero and eminent professor: Henry of Avranches (1229-1230) -- 5. Bearer of the precepts of life: the Bardi Dossal (1240s) -- 6. Burning with a perfect love: Bonaventure, Legenda maior (1263) -- 7. Trial by fire: the Assisi fresco (late thirteenth century) -- 8. Father of the spirituals: Angelo Clareno (1326) -- 9. The sultan converted: the Deeds of Blessed Francis and his Companions (1327-1337) -- Part II. Fourteenth to twenty-first centuries. 10. Trial by fire in painting and sculpture -- 11. The Saint of Assisi confronts barbarous infidelity: sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- 12. Saint and sultan seen by Philosophes and traditionalists: eighteenth century -- 13. Francis in Jerusalem -- 14. Francis, apostle of peace
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MIU01000000000000012890800
Dimensions
25 cm
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unknown
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xvi, 382 p.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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unknown
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ill.
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unknown
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unknown
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Electronic text and image data.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(dli)HEB31237
Label
Saint Francis and the sultan : the curious history of a Christian-Muslim encounter, John Tolan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-372) and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Part I. Thirteenth to fourteenth centuries. 1. Francis, model for the spiritual renewal of the church: Jacques de Vitry (1220 and 1223-1225) -- 2. Al-Kamil, worthy adversary of the crusaders: anonymous Chronicle of the Crusade (1227-1229) -- 3. Great thirst for martyrdom: Thomas of Celano, Vita prima (1228) -- 4. Epic hero and eminent professor: Henry of Avranches (1229-1230) -- 5. Bearer of the precepts of life: the Bardi Dossal (1240s) -- 6. Burning with a perfect love: Bonaventure, Legenda maior (1263) -- 7. Trial by fire: the Assisi fresco (late thirteenth century) -- 8. Father of the spirituals: Angelo Clareno (1326) -- 9. The sultan converted: the Deeds of Blessed Francis and his Companions (1327-1337) -- Part II. Fourteenth to twenty-first centuries. 10. Trial by fire in painting and sculpture -- 11. The Saint of Assisi confronts barbarous infidelity: sixteenth and seventeenth centuries -- 12. Saint and sultan seen by Philosophes and traditionalists: eighteenth century -- 13. Francis in Jerusalem -- 14. Francis, apostle of peace
Control code
MIU01000000000000012890800
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 382 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(dli)HEB31237

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