Christine de Pizan: her life and works

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Persea Books, 1984 - Literary Criticism - 266 pages
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A biography of France's first woman of letters discusses her major writings on politics, literature, bookmaking, illustration, and life in early-fifteenth-century France

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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

Contents

Illustrations
7
io The Retreat to Poissy
195
Renown at Last
211
Copyright

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