Walking in Christ's footsteps' was a devotional ideal in the late Middle Ages. However, few nuns and religious women had the freedom or the funding to take the journey in the flesh. Instead they invented and adjusted devotional exercises to visit the sites virtually.
Women and the Book by Lesley Smith, Jane H. Taylor, eds.
Call Number: PN682.W6 W66 1997
Publication Date: 1997
Anthology includes "Women and Books of Hours" by Sandra Penketh.