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  1. Bollandists

    the Jesuit editors of the "Acta Sanctorum", or Lives of the Saints; -- named from John Bolland, who began the work

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  1. Bollandists

    a succession of Jesuits who produced the Lives of the Saints, now extended to sixty vols.


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