Convents and the Body Politic in Late Renaissance Venice (Women in Culture and Society)

Convents and the Body Politic in Late Renaissance Venice (Women in Culture and Society)

by Jutta Gisela Sperling
  • List Price: $38.00
  • ISBN-10: 0226769364
  • ISBN-13: 9780226769363
  • Edition: 1st
  • Type: Paperback
  • Publisher: University of Chicago Press

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In late sixteenth-century Venice, nearly 60 percent of all patrician women joined convents, and only a minority of these women did so voluntarily. In... Read more

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