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Author Smoller, Laura Ackerman, 1960- author

Title The saint and the chopped-up baby : the cult of Vincent Ferrer in medieval and early modern Europe / Laura Ackerman Smoller
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2014
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Contents The situation -- The process of canonization -- Shaping the narratives of the saint -- Creating the official image of the saint -- Competing stories : whose Vincent Ferrer is it, anyway? -- The afterlife of the chopped-up baby : the sixteenth century and beyond -- Epilogue : Saint Vincent Ferrer in the Spanish Americas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Vincent Ferrer, Saint, approximately 1350-1419 -- Cult -- Europe -- History.
Christian hagiography -- History -- To 1500.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0801470978 (electronic bk.)
9780801470974 (electronic bk.)