Homza (Editor and Translator), Lu Ann
Title: The Spanish Inquisition 1478-1614: An Anthology of Sources
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN Hackett Publishing 2006
ISBN Number: 0872207951 / 9780872207950
Our Product Number: 608525
Crease on rear dust jacket flap ; Full number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ; 272 pages; This collection of previously untranslated court documents, testimonials, and letters portrays the Spanish Inquisition in vivid detail, offering fresh perspectives on such topics as the Inquisition's persecution of Jews and Muslims, the role of women in Spanish religious culture, the Inquisition's construction and persecution of witchcraft, daily life inside an Inquisition prison, and the relationship between the Inquisition and the Spanish monarchy. Headnotes introduce the selections, and a general introduction provides historical, political, and legal context. A map and index are included.