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Christine de Pisan approximately 1364-approximately 1431

Overview
Works: 561 works in 1,909 publications in 12 languages and 39,764 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Sources  Records and correspondence  Biography  Illustrated works  Manuscripts  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Other, Translator, Librettist, Attributed name, Engraver, Illustrator, Scribe, Wood -engraver
Classifications: PQ1575, 841.2
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The book of the city of ladies by Christine( Book )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1405. The story opens with Christine is wondering why so many great philosophers orators, and poets consistently malign women in their works. She wonders how their claims could be true when compared to the natural behavior andcharacter of women. Three celestial ladies appear before her. They explain that they have come to explain the causes of anti-feminism and to reveal womankind's true nature. They will also help her build a fortified city, an ideal city, in which all noble women of the past, present, and future can live undistrubed
The book of the duke of true lovers by Christine( Book )

49 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the progress of a fifteen-year, clandestine love affair between the Duke, a young knight, and a married noblewoman in fourteenth century France
The book of the body politic by Christine( Book )

78 editions published between 1521 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treasure of the city of ladies, or, The book of the three virtues by Christine( Book )

62 editions published between 1440 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is considered by scholars of Christine's work to be among the earliest and possibly the truest copy of the text, possibly created under the direction of the author herself
The epistle of Othea by Christine( Book )

70 editions published between 1500 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texte,hybride, composite, cette oeuvre de Christine de Pisan, composée vers 1400, semble résumer en effet les deux tendances qui ont marqué sa production : d'un côté l'intérêt pour les histoires mythologiques historiques ou pseudo-historiques, de l'autre la volonté, plusieurs fois affirmée, de faire passer une leçon de morale
The book of fayttes of armes and of chyualrye by Christine( Book )

86 editions published between 1488 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christine's vision by Christine( Book )

37 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A medieval woman's mirror of honor : the treasury of the city of ladies by Christine( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre des fais et bonnes meurs du sage roy Charles V by Christine( Book )

86 editions published between 1785 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of deeds of arms and of chivalry by Christine( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is unexpected in any era to find a woman writing a book on the art of warfare, but in the fifteenth century it was unbelievable. Not surprisingly, therefore, Christine de Pizan's The Book of Deeds of Arms & of Chivalry, written around 1410, has often been regarded with disdain. Many have assumed that Christine was simply copying or pilfering earlier military manuals. But, as Sumner Willard & Charity Cannon Willard show in this faithful English translation, The Book of Deeds of Arms & of Chivalry contains much that is original to Christine. As a military manual it tells us a great deal about the strategy, tactics, & technology of medieval warfare & is one of our most important sources for early gunpowder weapon technology. It also includes a fascinating discussion of Just War. Since the end of the fifteenth century, The Book of Deeds of Arms & of Chivalry has been available primarily through Antoine Verard's imprint of 1488 or William Caxton's 1489 translation, The Book of the Order of Chivalry. Verard even suggested that the work was his own translation of the Roman writer Vegetius, making no mention of Christine's name. Caxton attributed the work to Christine, but it is impossible to identify the manuscript he used for his translation. Moreover, both translations are inaccurate. The Willards correct these inaccuracies in a clear & easy-to-read translation, which they supplement with notes & an introduction that will greatly benefit students, scholars, & enthusiasts alike. Publication of this work should change our perception both of medieval warfare & of Christine de Pizan. Includes information on Frontinus, Hannibal, defense of castles and towns, equipment for assault, sea battles, siege warfare, war machine, Scipio, Vegetius, etc
Le Débat sur le Roman de la Rose by Christine( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in French and Latin and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballades, rondeaux, and virelais: an anthology by Christine( Book )

14 editions published in 1965 in English and French and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cent ballades d'amant et de dame by Christine( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre de la cité des dames by Christine( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Livre de la paix." A critical ed by Christine( Book )

17 editions published in 1958 in 5 languages and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vision of Christine de Pizan by Christine( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translation of Christine's autobiographical "Vision", both dealing with her own life and career, and offering a possible solution to the troubled state of France at the time
The boke of the cyte of ladyes by Christine( Book )

18 editions published between 1521 and 2014 in English and French, Middle and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love debate poems of Christine de Pizan by Barbara K Altmann( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 by Christine( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in 4 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre de la mutacion de fortune by Christine( Book )

6 editions published in 1959 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The book of the city of ladies
Alternative Names
Castel, Christine du 1365-1429

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Κριστίν ντε Πιζάν

Кристина Пизанска

Кристина Пизанская

Кристина Пизанская ок.1364 - ок.1431

Христина Пізанська

דה פיזן, כריסטין

פיזן, כריסטין דה 1364-1431

קריסטין דה פיזאן

كرىيستىينا پىيزانسكايا

كريستين دي بيزان

کریستین دو پیزان نویسنده و شاعر فرانسوی

ക്രിസ്റ്റീൻ ഡി പിസ്സാൻ

드 피장, 크리스틴 1364-1430

피장, 크리스틴 드 1364-1430

クリスティーヌ・ド・ピザン

克里斯蒂娜·德·皮桑

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The book of the duke of true loversThe book of the body politicThe treasure of the city of ladies, or, The book of the three virtuesThe epistle of OtheaThe book of fayttes of armes and of chyualryeA medieval woman's mirror of honor : the treasury of the city of ladiesThe book of deeds of arms and of chivalryThe vision of Christine de PizanThe love debate poems of Christine de Pizan