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Netzwerke der Nonnen

Kritische Edition der Briefsammlung der Lüner Benediktinerinnen (Hs. 15, ca. 1460-1555)
[The Nuns' Networks. Critical Edition of the Letterbook Hs. 15 (Circa 1460-1555) of the Benedictine Nuns of Lüne Abbey.]
2024. Approx. 1000 pages.
forthcoming in November 2024
Published in German.
  • cloth
  • forthcoming
  • 978-3-16-160898-8
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Summary
The letter books of the Benedictine nuns of Lüne Abbey provide an insight into their daily life, their interaction with the provost, their families and other convents, and the struggle against the Lutheran Reformation. The edition includes over 450 letters, written in Latin, Low German, and a characteristic mix of both.

Spätmittelalter, Humanismus, Reformation / Studies in the Late Middle Ages, Humanism, and the Reformation (SMHR)