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31. Cf. Clement V, Exivi, infra 767-83.

32. For a thorough study of the controversies concerning poverty and Olivi's interpretation, see David Burr, Olivi and Franciscan Poverty: The Origins of the Usus Controversy (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1989).

33. John XXII, Cuminter nonnulls, Cf. infra 789-90.

34. Infra 146-203.

35. For a thorough study of this point and the manuscripts involved, see Scripta Leonis, Rufini et Angeli Sociorum S. Francisci: The Writings of Leo, Rufino and Angelo Campanions of St. Francis, edited and translated by Rosalind B. Brooke, (Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1970), 3-78.

36. For background on this text and a discussion of the editors' decision to place it in FA:ED II, see FA:ED II 113-7.

37. Edited and published in modern times by Leonard Lemmens, cf. infra 214-52.

38. Edited as well in modern times by Paul Sabatier but published posthumously in 1928, cf. infra 254-372.

39. 39. Infra 380-426.

40. 40. Because of publishing constraints, the editors have chosen to publish only the Prologue and First Tribulation of Angelo's Book, that is, only those sections that touch directly on his portrait of Francis. For a description of the remaining tribulations, see infra 376-77. Other insights into Angelo's knowledge of Francis, that is, those coming from his Exposition on the Rule of the Lesser Brothers, are published in Related Documents, infra 818-22.

41. 41. Infra 435-565.

42. 42. Infra 466-658.

43. 43. Infra 678-733.

44. Cf. infra 679.

45. Should other manuscripts surface, it will be interesting to discover how Arnald deals with the evangelization efforts of Francis and the first generation of his followers, a theme largely overlooked in the fourteenth-century documents.

46. It is important to note that the Assisi Compilation (hereafter AC), cf. FA:ED II 111-230, has been categorized in the same manner and, as has been said, could justifiably have been placed in this volume.

47. Cf. Nimmo, Reform, 51-108.

48. Cf. FA:ED I 331.

49. Cf. infra 818.

50. Cf. François de Beer, La Conversion de Saint François selon Thomas de Celano (Paris: Éditions Franciscaines, 1963); Regis J. Armstrong, "Toward an Unfolding of the Structure of Bonaventure's Legenda Major," The Cord 39 (1989): 3-17.

51. Cf. Introduction, I Fioretti di San Francesco. L'Anima del Mondo 14. Edited with introduction by Felice Accroca (Asti: Edizioni Piemme, 1997), 5-27.

52. Cf. FA:ED II 22.

53. Cf. "Compilation Franciscaine D'Avignon." Revue d'Histoire Franciscaine 1 (1924) 430.




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