The Book of the Popes. Liber pontificalis. Trans. with an intro. by Louis Ropes Loomis. New York, Octagon Books, 1965-. v. LC 65-9020.

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The Liber pontificalis is one of the oldest sources for the history of the papacy. Written by various biographers from the seventh century to the fifteenth, it contains brief biographies and lists of accomplishments of the popes beginning with St. Peter.

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