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  • Record Number: 9742
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Picherit , Jean- Louis G.
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  • Title: Les références pathologiques et thérapeutiques dans l'oeuvre de Christine de Pizan [discusses metaphors in Christine's works including sickness as a symbol for love, the King as a physician who heals the body politic, and war as a contagious disease].
  • Source: Une femme de Lettres au Moyen Age: Études autour de Christine de Pizan.  Edited by Liliane Dulac and Bernard Ribémont.  Paradigme, 1995.  Pages 233 - 244.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Christine de Pizan, Poet Disease, Image of Diseases in Literature Medicine in Literature Metaphor, Literary Device Politics in Literature
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  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Wyoming
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  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: French
  • ISSN/ISBN: 2868781381