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Companion to Colette of Corbie (Hardcover)

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Scholars of religion and of the Middle Ages offer help reading the work of French anchoress Colette (1381-1447), a major figure in reforming the Franciscan movement, to return convents to St. Clare's Form of Life, which prohibited from owning property and receiving stable income. They cover the life and afterlives of Saint Colette; the dukes and duchesses of Burgundy as benefactors of Colette de Corbie and the Colettine Poor Clares; Colette, Joan of Arc, and the expanding boundaries of women's leadership in the 15th century; the "privilege of poverty;" an illuminated version of Pierre de Vaux's Vie de Colette; and cult and canonization. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 230
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Religious
Series Title: Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Language: English
Street Date: March 11, 2016
TCIN: 51018397
UPC: 9789004297920
Item Number (DPCI): 248-14-3933
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