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Aspiring saints : pretense of holiness, inquisition, and gender in the Republic of Venice, 1618-1750 / Anne Jacobson Schutte.

Author/creator Schutte, Anne Jacobson
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBaltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.
Descriptionxvi, 337 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Preface -- Twelve true stories? -- The Roman Inquisition in Venice -- "Little women" and discernment of spirits -- From study to courtroom -- Refashioning "true" holiness -- Sorceresses, witches, and inquisitors -- Healers of the soul -- Healers of the body -- Rings and other things -- Time and space -- Gender and sex -- Pretense?
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [303]-326) and index.
LCCN 00009314
ISBN0801865484 (alk. paper)

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