Medieval English Nunneries, C. 1275 to 1535

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Biblo & Tannen Publishers, 1988 - 724 pages
 

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THE NOVICE
1
Nunneries in medieval wills
22
THE HEAD OF THE HOUSE
42
Resignations
56
The superior a great lady in the country side
68
Picture of heads of houses in Bishop Alnwicks Lincoln visita
80
Good prioresses
89
WORLDLY GOODS
96
The strange tale of Sir John Arundels outrage on a nunnery
429
THE OLDE DAUNCE
436
Nuns lovers
446
Disorder in two small houses Cannington 1351 and Ease
452
Attempted statistical estimate of cases of immorality
460
General conclusions
471
How far was this control adequate?
488
THE NUN IN MEDIEVAL LITERA
499

Expenses
117
MONASTIC HOUSEWIVES
135
Nunnery households
157
EDUCATION
237
the nuns teach?
274
Piety and breeding
281
The Benedictine combination of prayer study and labour
288
PRIVATE LIFE AND PRIVATE
315
The breakdown of personal poverty
322
Private life and private property in the fourteenth and fifteenth
331
FISH OUT OF WATER
341
The Bull Periculoso 344
360
The nuns wander freely about in the world
385
Conclusion
391
Robbery and violence
422
Popular stories fabliaux exempla
515
Didactic works addressed to nuns
531
Secular literature in general
555
Nunnery disputes
581
E Convent pets in literature
588
F The moral state of Littlemore Priory in the sixteenth cen
595
H The disappearance or suppression of eight nunneries prior
602
Nuns in the Dialogus Miraculorum of Caesarius of Heister
627
VISITATIONS OF NUNNERIES IN THE DIOCESE
634
FIFTEENTH CENTURY SAXON VISITATIONS
670
LIST OF ENGLISH NUNNERIES c 12751535
685
BIBLIOGRAPHY
693
INDEX
704
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