Vies des saints de la Bretagne Armorique (Albert Le Grand)

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Printed collection of the lives of Breton saints, written in French by the Dominican Albert Le Grand (1599-1641). The work was first printed in 1636/1637, with new editions appearing after his death in 1659 and 1680.


Primary sources Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

Le Grand, Albert, Les vies des saints de la Bretagne armorique: publiées avec les catalogues des évéques, abbés et abbesses, et des princes souverains de Bretagne, ed. Alexandre-Marie Thomas, Jean-Marie Abgrall, and Paul Peyron, Quimper, Paris, Brest, 1901.
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Le Grand, Albert, La vie, gestes, mort, et miracles, des saincts de la Bretaigne armorique: ensemble un ample catalogue chronologique et historique des evesques des neuf eveschez d'icelle, Nantes: Pierre Doriou, 1637.