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The Feminine Personification of Wisdom: A Study of Homer's Penelope, Cappadocian Macrina, Boethius' Philosophia and Dante's Beatrice Hardcover – Sep 30 2009


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  • Hardcover: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Edwin Mellen Pr (Sept. 30 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0773446664
  • ISBN-13: 978-0773446663
  • Product Dimensions: 2.5 x 15.9 x 22.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 658 g

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"The author demonstrates that female personifications of intellectual and moral virtues should be taken seriously as a theme in the history of western thought." - Prof. Louise D. Derksen Free University of Amsterdam "... a work of huge range, displaying impressive control of diverse periods and genres and raising questions, literary, cultural, religious, suggestive and at times controversial, that will be of interest to many, not just to experts in the field." - Prof. John Warden University of Toronto"

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