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Letters of Abelard and Eloisa

Peter Abelard

Letters of Abelard and Eloisa

with a particular account of their lives, amours, and misfortunes

by Peter Abelard

  • 28 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Printed by Henry Sweitzer in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Abelard, Peter, 1079-1142 -- Correspondence.,
    • Héloïse, 1101-1164 -- Correspondence.,
    • Theologians -- France -- Correspondence.,
    • Abbesses, Christian -- France -- Correspondence.,
    • Love-letters.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Hughes, Esq. ; to which are added several poems, by Mr. Pope and other authors.
      GenreCorrespondence.
      ContributionsHéloïse, 1101-1164., Hughes, John, 1677-1720., Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744., American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA8201 .A4 1796
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, [2], 219, [1] p. ;
      Number of Pages219
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6475614M
      LC Control Number44038203

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Peter Abelard was a French philosopher and the greatest logician of the 12th century. He taught in Paris, where Heloise was his pupil.

After the tragic end of their marriage, she became a nun and he a monk. Betty Radice was the editor of the Penguin Classics during the s and 70s and an acclaimed translator from Latin, Greek & Italian. Michael Clanchy researches at the Institute of Pages: In "Sentimental Education", Carmela Soprano leafs through Robert Wegler's copy of The Letters of Abelard and Heloise, and in "Cold Stones", she reads about Abelard and Heloise in her Paris guidebook.

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Heloise () was the niece and pride of Canon Fulbert. She was well-educated by her uncle in Paris. Abelard later writes in his autobiographical "Historica Calamitatum": "Her uncle's love for her was equaled only by his desire that she should have the best education which he could possibly procure for her.

Both Abelard and Heloise were prominent intellectuals of twelfth century France. Abelard, of noble birth and eighteen years the senior of Heloise, was a prominent lecturer in philosophy. Abelard was an adventurous thinker, and was constantly at odds with the Church. On several occasions he was forced to recant and burn his : Peter Abelard And Heloise.

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Lacy edition Author: Peter Abelard. The story of Abelard and Heloise is renowned as one of the most legendary and romantic love stories of all time. Peter Abelard was a French philosopher, theologian and preeminent logician of the 12th Century; Heloise, an intelligent and remarkable girl eighteen years his junior, who resided in the house of her uncle.5/5(1).

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Helen Waddell's novel Peter Abelard () is loosely based on Abelard and Héloïse. The novel was the basis of the play Abelard and Héloïse () by Ronald Millar.

Alexander Pope's poem Eloisa to Abelard () is written from the point of view of Héloïse in her convent. Almost one thousand years ago two people fell in love. Peter Abelard was the tutor of nineteen year old Heloise, and nearly twenty years her senior.

It was a torrid affair, Heloise fell pregnant, and her guardian, Abbot Fulbert, plotted a hideous revenge. Abelard was seized and castrated. The Author: Israel Gollancz.

But the Book here mentioned consisting chiefly of school-divinity, and the learning of those times, and therefore being rarely to be met with but in public libraries, and in the hands of some learned men, the Letters of Abelard and Heloise are much more known by a Translation, or rather Paraphrase of them, in French, first published at the Pages: Letters of Abelard and Heloise by Peter Abelard,printed for W.

Johnston, B. Law, T. Lowndes, T. Longman, and T. Caslon edition, Microform in English - The. One of the world’s most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Through the letters between Abelard and Heloise, we follow the path of their 12th-century romance, from its reckless and ecstatic beginnings when Heloise became Abelard’s pupil, through the suffering of public scandal and enforced secret marriage, to their eventual separation.

The story of Abelard and Heloise remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Through their letters, we follow the path of their romance from its reckless and ecstatic beginnings when Heloise became Abelard's pupil, through the suffering of public scandal and enforced secret marriage, to their eventual separation.

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The eleventh and twelfth century French theologian, philosopher and logician, Peter Abelard, was a famous and controversial man. p. 1. LETTERS OF ABELARD AND HELOISE LETTER I Abelard to Philintus. Abelard consoles his friend THE last time we were together, Philintus, you gave me a melancholy account of your misfortunes; I was sensibly touched with the relation, and like a true friend bore a share in your griefs.

What did I not say to stop your tears? I laid before you all the reasons philosophy could furnish, which I.Heloise says that she found a letter written by Abelard to a friend of his—she recognized Abelard's handwriting and opened it. However, her curiosity cost her dearly, for reading the letter and Abelard's account of his relationship with Heloise made her fall into emotional turmoil.Buy Letters of Abelard and Heloise by Abelard, Peter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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