The Plays of Hrotswitha of Gandersheim
Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, Jan 1, 1979 - Drama - 182 pages
Called by Renaissance humanist Conrad Celtes "the German Sappho, " Hrotswitha (ca. 935 -- 1000) was a prolific author who wrote eight legends in verse, two historical epics, and six plays in rhymed prose. This corrected reprint of the 1979 New York University Press edition contains translations of Gallicanus, Dulcitius, Callimachus, Abraham, Paphnutius, and Sapientia.
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The Plays of Hrotswitha of Gandersheim by Hrotswitha of Gandersheim (2007) Read full review
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I do not find these plays as clever as some do, but they are historically interesting as pioneering religious drama by a woman Read full review