Helmet & Cowl (Stories of Monastic & Military Orders)
HELMET & COWL: Stories of Monastic and Military Orders. By W. M. Letts and M. F. S. Letts, Illustrated by Stephen Reid; Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York.
Stories of Monastic & Military Orders
Large format Children's picture book.
Narrating the stories of 12 English saints in simple language suitable for young children. St. Anthony, St. Jerome, St. Benedict, St. Giovanni Gualberto, St. Bernard of Clairvaux, Red Cross Knights, St. Francis of Assisi, St. Louis of France, St. Catherine of Siena, St. John of God, Brothers of Charity, and White Cross Knights.
Pasted color art pictures. Colour plate reproductions from 22 oil paintings by Stephen Reid. Beautifully illustrated book originally published in 1913.
Solid binding with clean pages, a lightly rubbed cover with a small soil mark at rear and some rub marks to center picture on cover. About 11 x 8-1/2 with 121 pp.