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The Beguines of Medieval Paris: Gender, Patronage, and Spiritual Authority Tanya Stabler Miller

The Beguines of Medieval Paris: Gender, Patronage, and Spiritual Authority

Tanya Stabler Miller

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ISBN : 9780812209686
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320 pages
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This book reconstructs the history of beguine communities in one of medieval Europes most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities: Paris. Drawing on an array of archival sources, Miller illuminates the important role beguines played in the economic,MoreThis book reconstructs the history of beguine communities in one of medieval Europes most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities: Paris. Drawing on an array of archival sources, Miller illuminates the important role beguines played in the economic, intellectual, and religious life of the city.