Don Giovanni Calabria Collection
Collection — Container: A-71
This archive contains Italian publications relating to the life and work of Don Giovanni Calabria.
- Created: 1955-1979
- Calabria, Giovanni, Saint (Person)
1.00 box : 6 folders
0.3 Linear Feet
A selection of various materials relating to Don Giovanni Calabria of Verona, Italy (1873-1954), who corresponded with C.S. Lewis in Latin from 1947 to 1954.
Biographical or Historical Information
Fr. Giovanni Calabria, an Italian priest, first writes to C.S. Lewis in September 1947 after reading the Italian translation of Lewis’s book, The Screwtape Letters. Their letters were in Latin since Calabria did not know English, and their correspondence continued for eight years until Calabria’s death in 1954.
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