Table of contents for Nuns : a history of convent life, 1450-1700 / Silvia Evangelisti.

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Contents
Acknowledgementsvii
List of figuresix
Introduction1
oneOn Nuns and Nunneries 13
twoCloistered Spaces41
threeVoices from the Cloister67
fourTheatre and Music99
fiveThe Visual Arts125
sixExpansion: Nuns across the Globe153
sevenOpen Communities of Women79
Epilogue203
Notes213
Bibliography243
Illustration Acknowledgements262

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Nuns -- Europe -- History.
Monasticism and religious orders for women -- Europe -- History.
Monastic and religious life -- Europe -- History.