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The Resource Who is Mary? : three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary, edited and translated by Susan Haskins

Who is Mary? : three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary, edited and translated by Susan Haskins

Label
Who is Mary? : three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary
Title
Who is Mary?
Title remainder
three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Susan Haskins
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
For women of the Italian Renaissance, the Virgin Mary was one of the most important role models. Who Is Mary? presents devotional works written by three women better known for their secular writings: Vittoria Colonna, famed for her Petrarchan lyric verse; Chiara Matraini, one of the most original poets of her generation; and the wide-ranging, intellectually ambitious polemicist Lucrezia Marinella. At a time when the cult of the Virgin was undergoing a substantial process of redefinition, these texts cast fascinating light on the beliefs of Catholic women in the Renaissance, and also, in the ca
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
232.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Italian
LC call number
BT604
LC item number
.W48 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1492-1547
  • 1515-1604?
  • 1571-1653
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haskins, Susan
  • Colonna, Vittoria
  • Matraini, Chiara
  • Marinella, Lucrezia
Series statement
The other voice in early modern Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mary
  • Colonna, Vittoria
  • Matraini, Chiara
  • Marinella, Lucrezia
  • Colonna, Vittoria
  • Marinella, Lucrezia
  • Mary
  • Matraini, Chiara
  • RELIGION
Label
Who is Mary? : three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary, edited and translated by Susan Haskins
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-273) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vittoria Colonna's The plaint of the marchesa di Pescara on the passion of Christ -- Chiara Matraini's Brief discourse on the life and praises of the most blessed Virgin and mother of the son of God -- Lucrezia Marinella's The life of the Virgin Mary, empress of the universe -- Appendix: the Magnificat (Luke 1:46 : 55)
Control code
650524774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282679009
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650524774
Label
Who is Mary? : three early modern women on the idea of the Virgin Mary, edited and translated by Susan Haskins
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-273) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Vittoria Colonna's The plaint of the marchesa di Pescara on the passion of Christ -- Chiara Matraini's Brief discourse on the life and praises of the most blessed Virgin and mother of the son of God -- Lucrezia Marinella's The life of the Virgin Mary, empress of the universe -- Appendix: the Magnificat (Luke 1:46 : 55)
Control code
650524774
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282679009
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650524774

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