Egeria, Peregrinatio

Peregrinatio or Itinerarium Egeriae (381/2 – 386)

Egeria, Etheria, or Ætheria was a Western European Christian woman

Egeria Peregrinatio

The long letter, dubbed Peregrinatio or Itinerarium Egeriae, is addressed to a circle of women at home. Historical details it contains set the journey in the early 380s, making it the earliest of its kind.

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Cover of a translation into English of The Journey of Egeria type published in 1919

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