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The life of Luisa de Carvajal

Fullerton, Georgiana Lady

The life of Luisa de Carvajal

by Fullerton, Georgiana Lady

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Published by Burns and Oates in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carvajal y Mendoza, Luisa de, -- 1566-1614,
  • Catholics -- England -- Biography.,
  • Catholics -- Spain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lady Georgiana Fullerton.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 306 p. ;
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16644888M
    OCLC/WorldCa36368936

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The life of Luisa de Carvajal by Fullerton, Georgiana Lady Download PDF EPUB FB2

Luisa Carvajal y Mendoza (formerly known as Doña Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza) (January 2, – January 2, ) is best known for her mystical religious poetry as well as her fight to spread Catholicism throughout England, by preaching against was imprisoned on two occasions, once in and again in for her Catholic proselytizing activities in : January 2,Jaraicejo, Spain.

The Life of Luisa De Carvajal (Classic Reprint) [Georgiana Fullerton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from The Life of Luisa De Carvajal Amidst that group Of. Her name was Luisa de Carvajal and this book tells her story.

Born into a great Spanish noble family, Luisa suffered a horribly abusive childhood and from her early years hankered to become a martyr for her faith. For almost 20 years she struggled to become possibly the first female missionary of modern by: 9.

Life of Luisa de Carvajal. London: Burns and Oates, (OCoLC) Named Person: Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza; Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Georgiana Fullerton.

Here is the full-length biography of Luisa de Carvajal (), possibly the first female missionary of modern times. Born into a great Spanish family, Luisa suffered an abusive childhood, dreamt of martyrdom for the Catholic Church and smuggled herself into England in the year of the Gunpowder Plot/5.

Get this from a library. The life and writings of Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza. [Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza; Anne J Cruz; Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies,; Iter (Toronto, Ont.),] -- Rejecting marriage and the convent, the Spanish noblewoman, poet, and religious activist Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza (Jaraicejo London ) led an uncommon.

The She-Apostle is a biographical account of Mendoza’s life written by the same women who translated The Letters of Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza (above). Because the same women worked on both pieces, there is a consistent correlation that I can follow in reading the two.

Hagiographic view of Carvajal’s life, emphasizing her sanctity and exemplarity. Redworth, Glyn. The She-Apostle: The Extraordinary Life and Death of Luisa de Carvajal.

Oxford: Oxford University Press, E-mail Citation» Vivid although at times speculative account of Luisa de Carvajal’s childhood and missionary activities. Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza (OCo) was a noblewoman who left her native Spain for a life of self-imposed exile and Catholic evangelism in Jacobean England.

Her letters provide an unparalleled resource. This edition presents letters, newly translated and set in context.". This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

Buy The She-Apostle: The Extraordinary Life and Death of Luisa de Carvajal 1st Edition by Redworth, Glyn, British Hispanic Foundation Visiting Chair at the Complutense University in Madrid for the academic year (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 8. Glyn Redworth then takes his readers back to the early years and upbringing of Doña Luisa de Carvajal to examine the influences that brought her from the highest ranks of the Spanish nobility to a life of poverty in London.

The She-Apostle is a book for many different types of readers. The Life and Writings of Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza Edited and translated by Anne J.

Cruz Rejecting marriage and the convent, the Spanish noblewoman, poet, and religious activist Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza (Jaraicejo –London ) led an uncommon life of adventure and spiritual devotion. 10 For her life see G. Redworth The She-Apostle: the Extraordinary Life and Death of Luisa de Carvajal (Oxford: Oxford University Press ).

For an indispensable selection of her writings with critical commentary see Elizabeth Rhodes This Tight Embrace: Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza () (Milwaukee: Marquette University Press ).

Christine M. Cloud “Embodied Authority in the. support of James E. Rabil, in memory of Scottie W. Rabil, toward the publication of this book. Library and Archives Canada Cataloguing in Publication Carvajal y Mendoza, Luisa de, – [Works. Selections. English] The life and writings of Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza / edited and translated by Anne J.

Cruz. (The other voice in early. Her name was Luisa de Carvajal and this book tells her story. Born into a great Spanish noble family, Luisa suffered a horribly abusive childhood and from her early years hankered to become a martyr for her faith.

For almost 20 years she struggled to become possibly the first female missionary of modern times. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Skip to main content. This The Life of Luisa de Carvajal by Georgiana Fullerton. Book from the collections of New York Public Library Language Spanish. Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York.

Few authors have the opportunity to write as passionately about their subject as Redworth does in this long-awaited biography of Doña Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza (–), a fascinating Spanish noblewoman, who spent the last nine years of her life preaching and promoting the Catholic cause in James I's London.

The life of Luisa de Carvajal was defined by her faith, courage and determination. In Glyn Redworth’s biography 'The She-Apostle', we read that Luisa’s aristocratic status, together with her personal qualities, could easily have secured her a comfortable life in her country of birth, Spain.

In parts humorous, the book contains Luisa's biting descriptions of the cost of living in Shakespeare's London, the poor quality of food in the capital, as well as the weekend rowdiness of the English.

Features ~The only full life of Luisa de Carvajal, possibly the first female missionary of modern times. CARVAJAL, LUISA DE (–), Spanish missionary in England, was born at Jaraicejo in Estremadura on the 2nd of January Her father, Don Francisco de Carvajal, was the head of an old and wealthy family which produced many men of note.

Her mother, Doña Maria, belonged to the powerful house of Mendoza. Both were people of pious character.Anne J. Cruz comprehensively and elegantly brings to light the life and writings of Spanish noblewoman, author, and religious activist-mystic Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza ().

Nearly three decades after Cruz first discussed this captivating figure, her publication makes Carvajal even more widely accessible to scholarly audiences."Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza was a Spanish noblewoman born in to wealth and privilege.

After a remarkable childhood and youth marred by numerous family deaths and abuse, she rejected her exalted social status to embrace the life of a poor holy woman in the urban centers of Madrid and Valladolid.