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Harvard Historical Studies 118

Adultery and Divorce in Calvin’s Geneva

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$32.00 • £25.95 • €29.00

ISBN 9780674005211

Publication Date: 03/02/1995


  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Institutional Matrix
  • 2. The Pierre Ameaux Case: Divorce for Adultery and Blasphemy
  • 3. The Antoine Calvin Case: Divorce for Adultery
  • 4. The Jean Bietrix Case: Forced Reconciliation
  • 5. Death for Adultery
  • 6. The Galeazzo Caracciolo Case: Divorce for Religious Desertion
  • 7. The Rationale for Divorce: Theodore Beza’s Treatise
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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