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Treasure of the City of Ladies, The

Treasure of the City of Ladies, The

Author: Christine, de Pisan
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Offers advice to women of various ages and levels of medieval society, from royal courtiers to prostitutes. This work paints a picture of daily life in the courts and streets of fifteenth-century France and gives a glimpse into the considerations of running a household, dressing appropriately and maintaining a reputation in all circumstances.

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Christine de Pizan was Europe's first professional female writer. Sarah Lawson is a renowned translator.

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General Fields

  • : 9780140449501
  • : pengui
  • : pengui
  • : September 2003
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Christine, de Pisan
  • : Paperback
  • : 305.42094409024
  • : 240
  • : notes, bibliog , glossary