Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 17105
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Moscheo , Rosario.
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  • Title: Religiosita e cultura nella Messina del '500 Maurolico biografo di S. Eustochia [Francesco Maurolico wrote a biography of Eustochia of Messina in the sixteenth century, employing an earlier "Vita." Giovan Pietro Villadicani translated that life from Latin into Italian. His own life of the saint now is lost. Maurolico’s life remained in manuscript until it was printed in the seventeenth century. Appendix: Poems by Maurilico, Villadicani and others about Eustochia (translated into Italian at pp. 153-159). Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Francescanesimo al femminile: Chiara d'Assisi ed Eustochia da Messina.  Edited by Giuseppe Miligi et al.  EDAS, 1994.  Pages 115 - 141.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Eustochia of Messina, Franciscan Nun and Beata Hagiography Latin Literature
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 15- 16- 17
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  • Illustrations: One figure. Figure One Rinaldo Bonnano, Bust of Francesco Maurilico.
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  • Year of Publication: 1994.
  • Language: Italian
  • ISSN/ISBN: 8878200859