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  • Record Number: 8127
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Brown-Grant , Rosalind.
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  • Title: L'Avision Christine: Autobiographical Narrative or Mirror for the Prince? [The author argues that the autobiographical sections of "L'Avision" were intended to show Christine as an exemplar for her princely reader. She was led to a greater understanding of the self and a better relationship with God. Title note supplied by Feminae.].
  • Source: Politics, Gender, and Genre: The Political Thought of Christine de Pizan.  Edited by Margaret Brabant.  Westview Press, 1992.  Pages 95 - 111.
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  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Advice for Princes, Literary Genre Autobiography Christine de Pizan, Poet- Lavision-Christine Handbooks Literature- Prose Mirror, Image of Morality in Literature Readers Women in Literature
  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Leeds
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0813384265
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