Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume 1: Eleanor of Aquitaine and Six Others

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Focusing on medieval notions of women and love, Georges Duby examines the lives of prominent 12th-century French women, such as Eleanor of Aquitaine and Heloise, as well as popular female literary figures like Iseult--beloved of Tristan. Informative and entertaining, the book offers new insight on courtly love and the representations of women under medieval patriarchy. 50 photos.

Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume 1: Eleanor of Aquitaine and Six Others 1997, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226167800

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Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume 1: Eleanor of Aquitaine and Six Others 1997, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

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