Christine de Pizan: her life and works

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Persea Books, 1984 - Literary Criticism - 266 pages
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"Readers will learn a great deal about Paris during the most tumultuous days of the Hundred Years' War, about the culture of Renaissance France, and most of all about this unusual and heroic woman." Virginia Quarterly

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User Review  - hyarrowen - LibraryThing

An engrossing guide to the life of one of the most impressive women in any age – but doubly impressive considering that Christine lived during the Late Mediaeval period. Here are trials and triumphs ... Read full review

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User Review  - Becky - Goodreads

I am so glad I read a bunch of Christine's works before reading this biography. Why? Because this bio gave me new insight on those books and a better understanding. Plus I got to learn about Christine whom I've quite fallen in love with. Read full review

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Illustrations
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io The Retreat to Poissy
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Renown at Last
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