Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 11219
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Ehrenschwendtner , Marie-Luise.
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  • Title: A Library Collected by and for the Use of Nuns: St. Catherine's Convent, Nuremberg [by the end of the fifteenth century the library had between 500 and 600 books, mostly in German, consisting of spritual literature and texts supporting the reformed Dominican life].
  • Source: Women and the Book: Assessing the Visual Evidence.  Edited by Lesley Smith and Jane H.M. Taylor.  British Library and University of Toronto Press, 1997.  Pages 123 - 132.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Dominican Order Illumination of Manuscripts Libraries, Medieval Manuscripts Monasticism Nuns Nuremberg, Bayern, Germany- Katharinenkloster, a Dominican House for Women Readers Scribes and Scriptoria
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  • Geographic Area: Germany
  • Century: 15
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  • Year of Publication: 1997.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0802042163