In this classic of medieval literature, a brilliant and daring thinker relates the spellbinding story of his philosophical and spiritual enlightenment--and the tale of his tragic personal life as well. Peter Abelard paints an absorbing portrait of monastic and scholastic life in twelfth-century Paris, while also recounting the circumstances and consequences of one of history s most famous love stories--his doomed romance with Heloise. Considered the founder of the University of Paris, Abelard was instrumental in promoting ...

The Story of My Misfortunes 2009, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, North Charleston SC

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The Story of My Misfortunes 2005, Dover Publications

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Story of My Misfortunes 1972, Collier Macmillan Ltd, New York

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