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Abelard's love = [Abaelards Liebe]

Author: Luise Rinser; Jean M Snook
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1998.
Series: European women writers series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The doomed romance of Abelard, a 12th century French teacher of philosophy and his pupil, Heloise, which led to his castration and her confinement in a convent. The relationship is recounted in the form of letters, written to Heloise by their son, Astrolabe.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rinser, Luise, 1911-2002.
Abelard's love.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1998
(OCoLC)605330466
Named Person: Peter Abelard; Héloïse; Peter Abelard; Heloise; Peter Abelard; Héloïse
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luise Rinser; Jean M Snook
ISBN: 0803239149 9780803239142 0803289685 9780803289680
OCLC Number: 36892716
Description: xv, 154 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: European women writers series.
Other Titles: Abaelards Liebe.
Abaelards Liebe
Responsibility: Luise Rinser ; translated by Jean M. Snook.

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A retelling of the story of Abelard and Heloise - the French medieval theologian and his brilliant student - whose love affair led to a scandal that has echoed through the centuries.  Read more...
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