FRANCIS, BROTHER OF THE UNIVERSE = Color Comic Book #1. (52 pages, Giant size, with no advertising) >>> Issued to celebrate the 800th Birthday of Saint Francis Bernadone of Assisi, which was coming in 1982! Issued near the same time period of; (1) Franco Zeffirelli's film "Brother Sun Sister Moon", (2) NBC's documentary "St Francis: A search for the man & his meaning" and (3) the off-broadway musical "Francis"! Distributed by Marvel Comics &religious distribution by Paulist Press. Original Warehouse copies, Nearly Like new condition, only minor shelfwear! Full Color 6-7/8"x10" color Comic book magazine; All New Original made for comics Story & Art! Wraparound cover art. Fact page about St. Francis & his followers. St. Francis & the customs of Christmas page. "Canticle of the Sun" page from the off-broadway musical "Francis" by Frank Martin. MAP of the extent of the Holy Roman Empire in Francis lifetime. MAP of Italy & the region of Assisi. Jorge Mario Bergoglio the 266th & current POPE chose the papal name Francis (or Latin: Franciscus) in honour of Saint Francis of Assisi. ** Condition; FINE++, Almost New! Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: FRANCIS, BROTHER OF THE UNIVERSE - His ...
Publisher: Marvel Comics Group
Publication Date: 1980
Binding: Soft Cover
Illustrator: John Buscema & Marie Severin.
Book Condition: FINE++, Almost New!
Edition: TRUE FIRST Edition COMICS Format Thus.
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