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The Book of the City of Ladies

The Book of the City of Ladies

Author: Christine de Pizan
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In dialogues with three celestial ladies, Reason, Rectitude, and Justice, Christine de Pizan (1365-ca. 1429) builds an allegorical fortified city for women using examples of the important contributions women have made to Western Civilization and arguments that prove their intellectual and moral equality to men. Earl Jeffrey Richards' acclaimed translation is used nationwide in the most eminent colleges and universities in America, from Columbia to Stanford.
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General Fields

  • : 9780892552306
  • : Persea Books Inc
  • : Persea Books Inc
  • : 203mm X 134mm X 22mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Christine de Pizan
  • : Paperback
  • : 282
  • : Illustrations