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The queen's library : image-making at the court of Anne of Brittany, 1477-1514 / Cynthia J. Brown.

Author/Creator:
Brown, Cynthia J., 1948-
Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 402 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Material texts
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Subjects:
Anne, of Brittany, Consort of Louis XII, King of France, 1476-1514 -- Library.
Books and reading -- History -- To 1500.
Books and reading -- History -- 16th century.
Queens -- Books and reading -- Political aspects.
Women -- Books and reading -- Political aspects.
Women and literature -- Political aspects.
Women -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500.
Contents:
Rituals of entry : women and books in performance
Female patronage and the politics of personification allegory
Women famous and infamous : court controversies about female virtues
Famous women in mourning : trials and tribulations
Women mourned.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780812242829 (acid-free paper)
0812242823 (acid-free paper)
OCLC:
550550698