Ricordanze del monastero di S Lucia in Foligno
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15th-18th century. Italy. The manuscript, titled by a later hand Croniche antiche dalla fondazione scritte dalla madre sor Catarina d’Osimo, chronicles events connected to the Monastery of Santa Lucia in Foligno from 1424 to 1786. This title does not appear in the original, as the most prolific chronicler, sister Caterina da Osimo, calls it either Libro delle memorie or Libro delle ricordanze.

The Monastery of Santa Lucia, founded during the high period of the Franciscan Observance, became a model of rectitude for other monasteries in the area, along with …

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Battista, Fabio, “Ricordanze del monastero di S Lucia in Foligno”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 25 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_001293>
First published online: 2016



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