Oxford Dictionary of Saints
First edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Saints
AuthorDavid Hugh Farmer
SeriesOxford Paperback Reference
PublisherOxford University Press all editions
Publication date
1st 1978
5th Revised 2011
Media typePrint (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages462 p. (Hardback edition)
608 p. (5th, Paperbk edition)

The Oxford Dictionary of Saints by David Hugh Farmer is a concise reference compilation of information on more than 1300 saints[1] and contains over 1700 entries.[2] It is published by Oxford University Press.[1] The first edition was published in 1978.[2] A fifth revised edition was published in 2011.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c Farmer, David Hugh (11 September 1997). The Oxford Dictionary of Saints, Fifth Edition Revised (Oxford Paperback Reference). ISBN 0192800582.
  2. ^ a b c "May 2011 Update". Oxford Reference Online. A Dictionary of Saints. Retrieved 22 August 2012.