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Author Surtz, Ronald E

Title The Guitar of God : Gender, Power, and Authority in the Visionary World of Mother Juana de la Cruz, 1481-1534 / Ronald E. Surtz
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2016]
©1990

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Description 1 online resource
Series The Middle Ages Series
Contents Frontmatter -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Note on the Text -- Introduction -- I. The Beard and the Apple -- II. The Mother Hen -- III. The Guitar of God -- IV. The Chosen Vessels -- V. Scripture and Scriptures -- Appendixes -- Index -- Backmatter
Summary Recovers and examines the visionary experiences of Mother Juana de la Cruz, the most famous visionary woman during her lifetime and for two centuries afterwards
Notes In English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed Dec. 09, 2016)
Subject Juana de la Cruz, sor, 1481-1534.
Juana de la Cruz, sor, 1481-1534
Women in the Catholic Church -- Spain -- History -- 16th century
Authority -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines -- 16th century
Private revelations -- History -- 16th century
HISTORY -- Medieval.
Authority -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church -- History of doctrines
Private revelations
Women in the Catholic Church
Spain
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781512808162
1512808164