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Christine de Pisan approximately 1364-approximately 1431

Overview
Works: 672 works in 1,806 publications in 7 languages and 36,263 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Sources  Biography  Illustrations  Fiction 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Collaborator, Other, Attributed name, Translator, Creator
Classifications: PQ1575, 841.2
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Publications by Christine, published posthumously.
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The book of the city of ladies by Christine( Book )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,868 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 deeds of arms and of chivalry by Christine( file )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 821 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
The treasure of the city of ladies, or, The book of the three virtues by Christine( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
A medieval woman's mirror of honor : the treasury of the city of ladies by Christine( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
The epistle of Othea by Christine( Book )
18 editions published between 1904 and 1970 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
The book of fayttes of armes and of chyualrye by Christine( Book )
46 editions published between 1489 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 564 libraries worldwide
The book of the duke of true lovers by Christine( Book )
10 editions published between 1907 and 2011 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
The book of the body politic by Christine( Book )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
The book of the duke of true lovers by Christine( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 452 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
Le livre du corps de policie by Christine( Book )
25 editions published between 1966 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Le livre de la cité des dames by Christine( Book )
20 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in French and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Le livre de la mutacion de fortune. Publié d'après les manuscrits by Christine( Book )
25 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in 4 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Le Débat sur le Roman de la Rose by Christine( Book )
19 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in French and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Christine's vision by Christine( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 libraries worldwide
The "Livre de la paix." A critical ed by Christine( Book )
16 editions published in 1958 in 5 languages and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Le livre des fais et bonnes meurs du sage roy Charles V by Christine( Book )
54 editions published between 1819 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Ballades, rondeaux, and virelais: an anthology by Christine( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Epistre Othea by Christine( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 247 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
Christine de Pizan's Letter of Othea to Hector by Christine( Book )
10 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The vision of Christine de Pizan by Christine( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 231 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
 
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Alternative Names
Castel, Christine du 1365-1429
Christine, Dame
Christine Dame 1363?-1431?
Christine de la cité de Pise
Christine de la cité de Pise 1363?-1431?
Christine de la cité de Pise, ca 1363-ca 1431
Christine, de Pisan
Christine de Pisan, 1364-ca.1431
Christine, de Pisan, ca. 1364-approximately 1431
Christine, de Pisan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Christine de Pise
Christine de Pise 1363?-1431?
Christine de Pison 1365-1429
Christine de Pison, ca 1364-ca 1431
Christine, de Pizan
Christine de Pizan 1363?-1431?
Christine de Pizan 1365-1429
Christine, de Pizan, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Christine, de Pizan, ca. 1363-1430/34
Christine, de Pizan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Christine du Castel 1365-1429
Christine von Pisan
Christine von Pisan 1363?-1431?
Christine von Pisan 1365-1429
Cristina de Pisano
Cristina de Pizán
Cristine de Pisan
Cristine de Pisan 1363?-1431?
Cristine de Pisan, ca 1364-ca 1431
Cristyne de Pisan 1365-1429
Cristyne de Pizan 1365-1429
De Pisan, Christine
De Pisan, Christine, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
De Pisan, Christine, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
De Pizan, Christine
De Pizan, Christine, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
De Pizan, Christine, ca 1363-ca 1431
De Pizan, Christine, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Du Castel, Christine 1365-1429
DuCastel, Christine 1365-1429
Kristina iz Pizana
Kristina Pizanska
Pisa, Cristina de
Pisan, Christine de.
Pisan Christine de 1363?-1431?
Pisan, Christine de 1365-1429
Pisan, Christine de, approximately 1363-approximately 1431
Pisan, Christine de, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Pisan, Christine de, c. 1363-c. 1431
Pisan, Christine de, c. 1364-c. 1431
Pisan, Christine de, ca. 1363-1430/34
Pisan, Christine de, ca. 1363-ca. 1431.
Pisan, Christine de, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pisan, Cristine de 1365-1429
Pisan du Castel, Christine, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pisan du Castel, Christine de, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Pisan du Castel, Christine de, c. 1364-c. 1431
Pisan du Castel, Christine de, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pisan du Castel, Cristine de
Pise, Christine of 1365-1429
Pizan, Christine de
Pizan Christine de 1363?-1431?
Pizan, Christine de 1365-1429
Pizan, Christine de, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Pizan, Christine de, c. 1364-c. 1431
Pizan, Christine de, ca. 1363-1430/34
Pizan, Christine de, ca 1363-ca 1431
Pizan, Christine de, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pizán, Cristina de
Pizán, Cristina de, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Pizán, Cristina de, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pizan, Cristine de 1365-1429
Pizano, Cristina de
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