Author:Noonan OP., Sister Paschala

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Signadou: History of the Kentucky Dominican Sisters.

By: Noonan OP., Sister Paschala.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Manhasset, New York., Brookville Books: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17527

ISBN: 0879570180

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiii - (3) - 392 - (2) pp. Ecru coloured paper over boards with dark green cloth and gilt lettering on spine. A dynamic history of the first Dominican community of women in the United States origination in Maryland and moving soon to Cartwright Creek in Kentucky and the subsequent expansion to Ohio, Tennessee, Illinois, DC, and Texas. The title is patois (a regional and slang dialect of French in North America) meaning "sign from God" (signe a Dieu) and is based on a vision that St. Dominic had in 1206. Illustrated with a full colour frontis, 56 black and white plate... View more info