Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

£21.99

Paperback

Published: 11 September 2008

312 Pages | 21 black and white halftones

216x138mm

ISBN: 9780199532056


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (AC)

Nuns

A History of Convent Life 1450-1700

Silvia Evangelista
Silvia Evangelisti

  • An absorbing insight into the world of nuns and convent life - in the words of the women themselves
  • Illuminates the wider history of convent life through the stories of individual nuns and their experiences, including major figures such as Teresa of Avila
  • Focuses on the golden age of convent life, up to the end of the seventeenth century
  • Follows the spread of convent life beyond Europe to the New World

Also of Interest