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Charged by the Venetian Inquisition with the conscious and cynical feigning of holiness, Cecelia Ferrazzi (1609-1684) requested and obtained the unprecedented opportunity to defend herself through a presentation of her life story. Ferrazzi's inquisitorial autobiography and the transcripts of her preceding testimony are here transcribed and translated into English, allowing the reader an insight into an unfamiliar sector of the past and to hear "another voice" - that of a Venetian woman who had extraordinary experiences and exhibited exceptional courage.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780226244471
ISBN-10: 0226244474
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 151mm x 10mm)
Pages: 134
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 9-Jan-1997
Country of Publication: United States

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