The chapter on St Francis in Emile Gebhart's Italie mystique (ed.
Recejac's interesting work, Les Fondements de la connaissance mystique (Eng.
Franck, La Philosophie mystique en France a la fin du dix-huitieme .siecle (1866); A.
amande mystique), in architecture, the term given to a pointed oval panel formed by two equal circles cutting each other in their centres; this is a common form given to a panel in which the figure of Christ is represented.
Cuthbert on "The Spirit and Genius of the Franciscan Friars," in The Friars and how they came to England (1903); see also the earlier chapters of Emil Gebhard's Italie mystique (1899).