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📙 The Dogaressa of Venice, 1200–1500: Wife and Icon by Holly S. Hurlburt (auth.) — free download


This book focuses on the identity and public personae of the dogaressa, wives of the elected doges of medieval and early modern Venice. The study traces the evolution of the public functions of the group of quasi-royal wives, rare for their visibility, during Venice's development into a regional economic and political power.



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