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Author Francomano, Emily C.
Title Wisdom and her lovers in medieval and early modern Hispanic literature / Emily C. Francomano.
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
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 Floor4  PQ6048.W6 F73 2008    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 195 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series The new Middle Ages
New Middle Ages (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-187) and index.
Contents Bodies of knowledge : wisdom, personification, and memory -- Lady Wisdom my brother : reading Sapientia in medieval Castile -- Figures of matter and form : feminine personification and epistemology in the VisiĆ³n deleytable -- The wise virgin's confounding body of knowledge -- Sor Juana and St. Catherine : from blood martyrdom to a holocaust of the intellect -- Commonplaces and common women : wisdom, the strange woman, and bawdy bodies of knowledge.
Subject Wisdom in literature.
Women in literature.
Spanish literature -- To 1500 -- History and criticism.
Spanish literature -- Classical period, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism.
ISBN 140397196X (alk. paper)
9781403971968 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 174501290