Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 10157
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Borroff , Marie.
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  • Title: “Loves Hete” in the Prioress’s Prologue and Tale [The author questions whether or not the Prioress is truly capable of “love celestial.” Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: The Olde Daunce: Love, Friendship, Sex, and Marriage in the Medieval World.  Edited by Robert R. Edwards and Stephen Spector.  State University of New York Press, 1991.  Pages 229 - 235.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Chaucer, Geoffrey, Poet - Canterbury Tales - Prioress's Tale Literature - Verse Love in Literature Prioress (Literary Figure)
  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 14
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  • Author's Affiliation: Yale University
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  • Year of Publication: 1991.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0791404390
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