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Letters to Father by Suor Maria Celeste
Dec 31, 2002 | ISBN 9780142437155
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    Dec 31, 2002 | ISBN 9780142437155

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“Finely produced…clearly a labor of love.” —Los Angeles Times

“Turn off CNN and leave behind the troubled modern world for a leisurely sojourn in a 17th-century convent.” —Chicago Tribune

“The intelligent, pious, and literary nun comes across centuries as a compellingly intriguing woman in her own right.” —Booklist

Table Of Contents

Galilei Genealogy   viii
Introduction             xi

Letters to Father  1
Within a Decade’s Correspondence   151
The Sisters of San Matteo   155
Florentine Weights, Measures, and Currency   157


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