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Author Boureau, Alain.
Title Papesse Jeanne. English
The myth of Pope Joan / Alain Boureau ; translated by Lydia G. Cochrane.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  BX958.F2 B6813 2001    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  BX958.F2 B6813 2001    AVAILABLE  
Author Boureau, Alain.
Subject Joan, Pope (Legendary character)
Popes -- Legends.
Women in Christianity -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Description x,385 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-332) and index.
ISBN 0226067440 (alk. paper)
0226067459 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 45023416
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 Preface 
 Introduction1
Pt. IThe Sex of the Popes: A Roman Story 
 1The Pontificals9
 2The History of a Chair45
 3The Popes between Two Stools72
Pt. IIJoan Militant 
 4Joan the Catholic: Thirteenth-Fifteenth Centuries107
 5The Popess and Her Sisters165
Pt. IIIDeath and Transfiguration of the Popess 
 6Joan at the Stake: Fifteenth-Seventeenth Centuries221
 7The Popess in Literature255
 8First Epilogue: Historiography of the Popess299
 9Second Epilogue: Joan's Body310
 Chronological Bibliography of Works or Fragments of Works about Pope Joan315
 Notes333
 Index367



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