The Epistle of the Prison of Human Life: With an Epistle to the Queen of France and Lament on the Evils of the Civil War, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Epistle of the Prison of Human Life

With an Epistle to the Queen of France and Lament on the Evils of the Civil War, 1st Edition

By Christine de Pizan

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100 pages

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Originally published in 1984, the three epistolary works of Christine de Pizan, alongside their translation. They are all personal documents from a woman who gave spiritual advice as well as an insight into the real workings of her society.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction. 2. Select Bibliography. 3. The Epistle of the Prison of Human Life. 4. An Epistle to the Queen of France. 5. Lament on the Evils of the Civil War. 7. Index

About the Author

Christine de Pizan, Josette Wisman

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LCO017000
LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Medieval
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General