The Resource Epistle to Marguerite de Navarre ; : and, Preface to a sermon by John Calvin, Marie Dentière ; edited and translated by Mary B. McKinley

Epistle to Marguerite de Navarre ; : and, Preface to a sermon by John Calvin, Marie Dentière ; edited and translated by Mary B. McKinley

Label
Epistle to Marguerite de Navarre ; : and, Preface to a sermon by John Calvin
Title
Epistle to Marguerite de Navarre ;
Title remainder
and, Preface to a sermon by John Calvin
Statement of responsibility
Marie Dentière ; edited and translated by Mary B. McKinley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Born to a noble family in Tournai, Marie Dentière (1495-1561) left her convent in the 1520s to work for religious reform. She married a former priest and with her husband went to Switzerland, where she was active in the Reformation's takeover of Geneva. Dentière's Very Useful Epistle (1539) is the first explicit statement of reformed theology by a woman to appear in French. Addressed to Queen Marguerite of Navarre, sister of the French king Francis I, the Epistle asks the queen to help those persecuted for their religious beliefs. Dentière offers a stirring defense of women and asserts their r
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
284/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
BX9422.3
LC item number
.D4613 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Other voice in early modern Europe
Label
Epistle to Marguerite de Navarre ; : and, Preface to a sermon by John Calvin, Marie Dentière ; edited and translated by Mary B. McKinley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 95-105) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn184729694
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 110 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226142753
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b2373940x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)184729694
  • pebcs0226142752

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