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1. Record Number: 5585
Author(s): Luzzati Lagana, Francesca.
Title : Catechesi e spiritualità nella Vita di s. Nilo di Rossano: donne, ebrei e "santa Follia" [Nilo was a product of southern Italy, where Greek and Latin cultural currents combined; his recorded deeds included vanquishing the Jewish physician Donnolo in debate; his legend is misogynist in its description of Nilo's asceticism].
Source: Quaderni Storici , 3 (Dicembre 1996):  Pages 709 - 737.
Year of Publication: 1996.

2. Record Number: 8486
Author(s): Guerrini, Paola.
Title : Il Bessarione a Grottaferrata: un'ipotesi sulla donazione dell'icona [Bessarion of Nicaea, while a cardinal resident in Rome, was commendatory abbot of the abbey at Grottaferrata. Among his donations to the abbey was an icon of the Virgin Mary painted in a Byzantine pictorial style. Although some elements of the painting are common to Rome in the Middle Ages, some elements, especially the inclusion of Saint Nilus in the triptych, are purely local to Grottaferrata. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
Source: Studi Medievali , 32., 2 (Dicembre 1991):  Pages 807 - 814.
Year of Publication: 1991.