Papal Abdication in Later Medieval Thought

Author: Eastman, John
Year:1990
Pages:180
ISBN:0-88946-831-1
Price:159.95
In this first extensive work on the subject of papal abdication, the author uses Latin sources not available in English translation to offer a comprehensive account of Peter Olivi's rebuttal of the dissident Spiritual Franciscans as well as a summary of the broader defense of abdication by Giles of Rome.