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Author Evangelisti, Silvia.

Title Nuns : a history of convent life, 1450-1700 / Silvia Evangelisti.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    271.9 EVA    Staff Reported Missing
Description viii, 301 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-283) and index.
Contents Introduction -- On nuns and nunneries -- Cloistered spaces-- Voices from the cloister -- Theatre and music-- The visual arts -- Expansion : nuns across the globe -- Open communities for women-- Epilogue.
Subject Nuns -- Europe -- History.
Monasticism and religious orders for women -- Europe -- History.
Monastic and religious life -- Europe -- History.
ISBN 9780192804358 (alk. paper)
0192804359 (alk. paper)

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