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Documents the experiences of late-Renaissance Venetian nuns, many of whom were upper-class women immured against their will, exploring how convents of the period were often political hotbeds and the sites of illicit love affairs in their resident's efforts to find fulfillment. 17,500 first printing.
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Mary Laven is a lecturer in history at the University of Cambridge and a fellow of Jesus College.
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