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Author Rustici, Craig M., 1964-

Title The afterlife of Pope Joan [electronic resource] : deploying the Popess legend in early modern England / Craig M. Rustici.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 209 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-196) and index.
Contents Debating Joan: images, ceremony, and the gelded text -- Comparing Joan: the whore of Babylon and the virgin queen -- Diagnosing Joan: the hermaphrodite hypothesis -- Canonizing Joan: necromancy, papacy, and the reformation of the book -- Playing Joan: popish plots in the Theatre Royal.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Catholic Church -- England -- History.
Joan (Legendary Pope)
Church history -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Women -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500.
Popes -- Legends.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780472115440 (cloth : alk. paper)
0472115448 (cloth : alk. paper)

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