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Title: Against Nature and God. The History of Women with the Jurisdiction of Bishops.
Description: London: Mowbrays, 1973. 0264661486. 1st edition. "Joan Morris has uncovered much fascinating information about the 'hidden history' of abesses with quasi-episcopal powers and their battle to retain them. The battle lasted from the seventh century until Pope Pius IX finally suppressed the jurisdiction of the abbesses of Las Heulgas de Burgos late in the nineteenth century." Pp.xii/192. Blue cloth, dustwrapper sunned to spine and top edge. VG/G+.

Keywords: Joan Morris Against Nature God History Women Jurisdiction Bishops Overseers Church Canonical Institutes Religious Orders Abbesses England France Germany Italy Spain Taboo Pregnancy Menstruation 38010 Women/Church

Price: GBP 8.00 = appr. US$ 11.42 Seller: Chilton Books
- Book number: 37364

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