Latin text with facing Czech translation, Czech and English foreword and eight colour photographs. The two mystic treatises of the Prague Dominican Kolda (13th - 14th centuries) on the Instruments of the Lord's Suffering and the Participation of the Virgin Mary in the Kingdom of Heaven, the stimulus and the theme for the writing of which came from Kunhuta, the daughter of Premysl Otakar II, Abbess of St. George's Convent in Prague Castle. These writings have been preserved in one of the most beautiful illuminated manuscripts of Czech provenance from the beginning of the 14th century, known as the Passionale of Abbess Kunhuta. Foreword by Pavel Spunar.
Edited and translated by Dana Martínková.
Hardback, Published 1997, 92 pages, ISBN 80-86005-55-0.
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|publication year: 1997|