Jonah of Bobbio
Monk in Italy.
Life of St. Columban:
Based on interviews with Columbanus'
disciples and friends by a monk who
entered the monastery three years after
its founder's repose.
Describes the saint's life in France, his miracles
(including the multiplication of beer),
his amicable relations with numerous wild
animals, and his
involvement in Merovingian politics.
Munro translation, 1907.
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