The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and other principal Saints.
Edited by the Rev. F.C. Husenbeth.
With a Preface by the Rev. J.H. McShane.
A. BUTLER [and Rev B. KELLY]
Published by Virtue, n.d. [c. 1936]
About this Item: Virtue, n.d. [c. 1936], 5 vols. 8vo., with 5 coloured frontispieces and 48 fine coloured plates; original green cloth gilt, upper boards blocked with gilt cross, gilt backs, covers mildly age-marked else a very good, clean, tight set. Volumes one to three contain the complete calendar. In Bernard Kelly's fourth and supplementary volume 'all the Lives have been carefully reconsidered and, where necessary, various amendments and additions inserted for the better elucidation of the same'. It was first issued in 1928 with a second edition appearing two years later.