Soeur (Sister) Marie Julie de Saint Paul de Thomassin's commonplace book provides an intimate view of an eighteenth-century nun's values, interests, and activities. It includes general rules for monastic living, short histories of various religious orders active in France, extracts from the works of St. Augustine, notes on the Council of Trent, and hymns.
BRMS 134. Soeur Marie Julie de Saint Paul de Thomassin (fl. 18th century). [Provence, 18th century]. Manuscript on paper.
Manuscript commonplace book on paper
St. Paul, Sr. Marie Julie de, fl. 18th century, “BRMS 134,” Bridwell Library Special Collections Exhibitions, accessed October 5, 2022, https://bridwell.omeka.net/items/show/1796.