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Collected letters of a Renaissance feminist, transcribed, translated, and edited by Diana Robin

Label
Collected letters of a Renaissance feminist
Title
Collected letters of a Renaissance feminist
Statement of responsibility
transcribed, translated, and edited by Diana Robin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
Renaissance writer Laura Cereta (1469-1499) presents feminist issues in a predominantly male venue-the humanist autobiography in the form of personal letters. Cereta's works circulated widely in Italy during the early modern era, but her complete letters have never before been published in English. In her public lectures and essays, Cereta explores the history of women's contributions to the intellectual and political life of Europe. She argues against the slavery of women in marriage and for the rights of women to higher education, the same issues that have occupied feminist thinkers of
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1469-1499
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cereta, Laura
Dewey number
  • 001.3/092
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from Latin
LC call number
PA85.C4
LC item number
A4 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Robin, Diana Maury
Series statement
The other voice in early modern Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cereta, Laura
  • Authors, Latin (Medieval and modern)
  • Women
  • Humanists
  • Feminists
  • Cereta, Laura
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • REFERENCE
  • Authors, Latin (Medieval and modern)
  • Feminists
  • Humanists
  • Women
  • Italy
Label
Collected letters of a Renaissance feminist, transcribed, translated, and edited by Diana Robin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-209) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Autobiography -- Women and society -- Marriage and mourning -- Woman to woman -- The public lectures -- Dialogue on the death of an ass
Control code
45729581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 216 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611125394
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
191f4568-13a3-453d-ae85-306a4b15bb02
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45729581
Label
Collected letters of a Renaissance feminist, transcribed, translated, and edited by Diana Robin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-209) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Autobiography -- Women and society -- Marriage and mourning -- Woman to woman -- The public lectures -- Dialogue on the death of an ass
Control code
45729581
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 216 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611125394
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
191f4568-13a3-453d-ae85-306a4b15bb02
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45729581

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