The Lost Love Letters of Heloise and Abelard Perceptions of Dialogue in Twelfth-Century France

The Lost Love Letters of Heloise and Abelard Perceptions of Dialogue in Twelfth-Century France

The Lost Love Letters of Heloise and Abelard Perceptions of Dialogue in Twelfth-Century France

Author: Constant Mews; translated by Neville Chiavaroli (Clare 1997)

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

An examination of a collection of Latin love letters preserved in a fifteenth-century manuscript of Clairvaux, which the main author argues may derive from the original correspondence of Abelard and Heloise. The complete Latin text is reproduced with an annotated translation by Neville Chiavaroli and Constant Mews.

Publication date: 
Tuesday, 1 January 2008
ISBN: 
9780230608139

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