Practical Discourses on the Virtues and Duties of the Monastic State, by a monk of Melleray Abbey, 1826
Title: Practical Discourses on the Virtues and Duties of the Monastic State, by a monk of Melleray Abbey, 1826
Record Series: MsC-67
Creator: An unnamed monk of Melleray Abbey
Extent: 1 box (0.42 linear feet)
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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Scope and Content
This is a 1,473 page carbon copy of a typescript, comprising four intellectual volumes, but bound into three physical volumes. The title page for volume two states that the work is "Taken Partly from the French by a Cistercian Monk of Melleray Abbey La Trappe." The devotions are arranged in chronological order according the the church year. The date "1826 A. D." appears in several places.
Folder 1: The typescript.
Material processed and finding aid prepared by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, December 9, 2008; updated February 3, 2015 (GP). Last updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017. Linear feet count updated on August 7, 2017.