Dear Sister medieval women and the epistolary genre / edited by Karen Cherewatuk and Ulrike Wiethaus

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Subjects: Letters--Women authors--History and criticism
Literature, Medieval--Women authors--History and criticism
Women--History--Middle Ages, 500-1500--Historiography
Literary form
Electronic books
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c1993
Series: Middle Ages series
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: viii, 215 p. ; 24 cm
Alternate Titles: Medieval women and the epistolary genre
Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 93020024 (OCoLC)27676150
Additional Authors: Cherewatuk, Karen
Wiethaus, Ulrike
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Notes: Invalid LCCN: 93020024
ISBN: 0585196788 (electronic bk.) :$39.95
ISBN: 0812231708
ISBN: 0812214374 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-206) and index
Contents: Radegund and epistolary tradition / Karen Cherewatuk -- Visions and rhetorical strategy in the letters of Hildegard of Bingen / Gillian T.W. Ahlgren -- "Wholly guilty, wholly innocent" : self-definition in Heloise's letters to Abelard / Glenda McLeod -- "Io Catarina" : ecclesiastical politics and oral culture in the letters of Catherine of Siena / Karen Scott -- "No writing for writing's sake" : the language of service and household rhetoric in the letters of the Paston women / Diane Watt -- "Seulette a part" : the
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: 45728202
ISBN/ISSN: 0585196788
0812231708
0812214374