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Author Burge, James.

Title Heloise & Abelard : a new biography / James Burge.

Imprint [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 HELOISE BUR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 319 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps, ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-291) and index.
Contents The letters of two lovers -- "Darling" -- "At last I came to Paris" -- "By doubting we come to inquiry, by inquiry we come to truth" -- Master of the schools -- "Need I say more?" -- Love and marriage -- "The story of my misfortunes" -- St. Denis -- "Not strong enough to dig, too proud to beg" -- "You are greater than heaven, greater than the world" -- Return to Paris -- The comforter -- The Council of Sens -- "And so Master Peter ended his days."
Subject Héloïse, approximately 1095-1163 or 1164.
Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142.
Theologians -- France -- Biography.
Abbesses, Christian -- France -- Biography.
Added Title Heloise and Abelard
ISBN 0060736631 : $24.95

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