Coupon
The Book of the City of Ladies
by de Pisan Christine and Jeffrey Richards


Overview - In dialogues with three celestial ladies, Reason, Rectitude, and Justice, Christine de Pizan (1365-ca. 1429) builds an allegorical fortified city for women using examples of the important contributions women have made to Western Civilization and arguments that prove their intellectual and moral equality to men.  Read more...

 
Paperback - Revised Ed.
  • $13.95

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 25 copies from $2.99
 
eBook
Retail Price: $10.76
$8.27

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

Download

This item is available only to U.S. and Canada billing addresses.
 
 
 
 

More About The Book of the City of Ladies by de Pisan Christine; Jeffrey Richards
 
 
 
Overview
In dialogues with three celestial ladies, Reason, Rectitude, and Justice, Christine de Pizan (1365-ca. 1429) builds an allegorical fortified city for women using examples of the important contributions women have made to Western Civilization and arguments that prove their intellectual and moral equality to men. Earl Jeffrey Richards' acclaimed translation is used nationwide in the most eminent colleges and universities in America, from Columbia to Stanford.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780892552306
  • ISBN-10: 0892552301
  • Publisher: Persea Books
  • Publish Date: September 1998
  • Page Count: 282
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5.2 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.8 pounds


Related Categories

Books > History > Civilization
Books > Social Science > Women's Studies - General
Books > Literary Collections > European - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews