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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 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 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 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 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 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 libraries worldwide
Christine's vision by Christine( Book )
37 editions published between 1932 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 630 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 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 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 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 libraries worldwide
Ballades, rondeaux, and virelais: an anthology by Christine( Book )
14 editions published in 1965 in English and French and held by 304 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 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 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 libraries worldwide
The vision of Christine de Pizan by Christine( Book )
3 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
The boke of the cyte of ladyes by Christine( Book )
18 editions published between 1521 and 2014 in English and French, Middle [ca. 1300-1600] and held by 121 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 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 libraries worldwide
Le livre de la mutacion de fortune by Christine( Book )
6 editions published in 1959 in French and held by 13 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Castel, Christine du 1365-1429
Christine
Christine 1365-1429 de Pison
Christine 1365-1429 de Pizan
Christine 1365-1429 du Castel
Christine 1365-1429 von Pisan
Christine approximately 1364-approximately 1431 de Pizan
Christine ca. 1363-1430/34 de Pizan
Christine ca. 1364-approximately 1431 de Pisan
Christine ca. 1364-ca. 1431 de Pisan
Christine ca. 1364-ca. 1431 de Pizan
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, asi 1363-asi 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 Pisan fransk poet och författare
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Christine de Pisan, Poètesse, Humaniste 1365-1430
Christine de Pisan poetisa medieval francesa
Christine de Pise
Christine de Pise 1363?-1431?
Christine de Pison ca 1364-ca 1431
Christine de Pizan
Christine de Pizan 1363?-1431?
Christine, de Pizan, approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Christine, de Pizan, ca. 1363-1430/34
Christine, de Pizan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Christine de Pizan, Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
Christine, de Pizan, environ 1364-environ 1431
Christine de Pizan Frans schrijfster
Christine de Pizan Frans schrijver
Christine de Pizan fransk poet og skribent
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Christine de Pizan Italian French late medieval author
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Christine de Pizan, Poètesse, Humaniste 1365-1430
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Christine du Castel, Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
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Christine von Pisan
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Cristina de Pisano
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Cristine de Pisan
Cristine de Pisan 1363?-1431?
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Cristyne 1365-1429 de Pizan
De Pisan, Christine
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De Pisan, Christine ca. 1364-ca. 1431
De Pisan, Christine Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
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De Pisan, Christine Poetess, Humanist 1365-1430
De Pisan, Christine Poètesse, Humaniste 1365-1430
De Pizan, Christine
De Pizan, Christine 1364-1430
De Pizan, Christine approximately 1364-approximately 1431
De Pizan, Christine, asi 1363-asi 1431
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De Pizan, Christine Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
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De Pizan, Christine Poetess, Humanist 1365-1430
De Pizan, Christine Poètesse, Humaniste 1365-1430
Du Castel, Christine 1365-1429
Du Castel, Christine Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
Du Castel, Christine Poetess, Humanist 1365-1430
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DuCastel, Christine 1365-1429
Kristina iz Pizana
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Krïstïna Pïzanskaya
Pisa, Cristina de
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Pisan, Christine de ca. 1363-ca. 1431
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Pizan C. de ок.1363-ок.1431
Pizan, Christine de
Pizan Christine de 1363?-1431?
Pizan, Christine de 1365-1429
Pizan, Christine de approximately 1364-approximately 1431
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Pizan, Christine de ca. 1363-1430/34
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Pizan, Christine de Dichterin, Humanistin 1365-1430
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Pizan, Christine de Poetess, Humanist 1365-1430
Pizan, Christine de Poètesse, Humaniste 1365-1430
Pizán, Cristina de
Pizán, Cristina de approximately 1364-approximately 1431
Pizán, Cristina de ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Pizán, Cristina de, environ 1364-environ 1431
Pizan, Cristine de 1365-1429
Pizano, Cristina de
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
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