Excerpt from The Mirror of Perfection: To Wit the Blessed Francis of Assisi The Mirrar of Perfec'z'ion, like the Fio finds its true place in the history of the enduri endeavour within the Franciscan Order maintain the primitive spirit and idealism St. Francis. As a Witness to that endeavo it will be cherished by all who see in reli a constant struggle of the spirit against t seductive prudence of the ﬂesh. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.