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Héloïse approximately 1095-1163 or 1164

Overview
Works: 446 works in 1,354 publications in 8 languages and 33,185 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Dictionaries  Hymns  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Attributed name, Author, Honoree
Classifications: PA8201, 189.4
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Most widely held works by Héloïse
The letters of Abelard and Heloise by Peter Abelard( Book )

39 editions published between 1773 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Heloise and Abelard remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs
The immortal lovers: Heloise and Abelard by Marjorie Muir Worthington( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters and other writings by Peter Abelard( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistolae duorum amantium. Briefe Abaelards und Heloises? by Peter Abelard( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres complètes d'Abélard et d'Héloïse by Peter Abelard( Book )

15 editions published between 1840 and 2007 in French and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ouvrage comprend une introduction de Michelet, la longue lettre d'Abélard à un ami dans laquelle il fait le récit des tragiques conséquences de sa liaison avec Héloïse, plusieurs lettres de la correspondance entre Abélard et Héloïse ainsi qu'une lettre de Pierre le Vénérable au pape Innocent II, deux lettres du même Pierre, abbé de Cluny, à Héloïse et une réponse de celle-ci. De magnifiques gravures, enluminures et culs-de-lampe illustrent l'édition. [SDM]
The letter collection of Peter Abelard and Heloise by Peter Abelard( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They have also given rise to huge disagreements over their historical content and significance. The collection opens with an autobiography which contains the story of the calamities that followed Abelard's successes - his castration, his condemnation for heresy, and the unhappiness of the couple's separation. Heloise's letters show an exceptional outpouring of grief and bitter recrimination. Yet the correspondence closes with thoroughly serious, scholarly, and original enquiries into the origins and development of pagan, Jewish, and Christian ideals of religious life both male and female. It constitutes a fundamental source for discussion and debate about important features of thought and religion in the Middle Ages. A new critical edition based on all the manuscripts has long been needed. Its appearance here with a facing English translation, a full introduction, extensive annotation taking into account recent scholarship, and detailed indexes will enable all kinds of readers to enjoy the letters and to join the debates which they always stir
Abelard & Heloise : the story of his misfortunes, and the personal letters by Peter Abelard( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abelard & Heloise : the love letters, a poetical rendering by Ella C Bennett( Book )

4 editions published between 1907 and 1911 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical and critical dictionary : selections by Pierre Bayle( Book )

21 editions published between 1736 and 1785 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pierre Bayle was one of the most important sceptical thinkers of the seventeenth century. His work was a major influence on the development of the ideas of Voltaire, Hume, Montesquieu and Rousseau. Sally L. Jenkinson's new edition presents the reader with a coherent path through Bayle's monumental work. This is the first volume in English to select political writings from Bayle's work and to present its author as a specifically political thinker. Sally L. Jenkinson's translation will be welcomed by scholars and students of the history of ideas, political theory, cultural history and French studies."--Jacket
Lettres d'Héloïse et d'Abélard. Traduction de Gilbert Corot by Peter Abelard( Book )

16 editions published between 1781 and 1964 in French and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abailard et Héloise; essai historique by Peter Abelard( Book )

20 editions published between 1853 and 1876 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Abelard and Heloise. : To which is prefix'd, a particular account of their lives, amours and misfortunes: extracted chiefly from Monsieur Bayle. by Peter Abelard( Book )

13 editions published between 1743 and 2010 in English and French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Legacy Reprint Series. In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chosen to reproduce this title even though it may possibly have occasional imperfections such as missing and blurred pages, missing text, poor pictures, markings, dark backgrounds and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as a part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature
Letters of Abelard and Heloise : To which is prefix'd, a particular account of their lives, amours, and misfortunes. Extracted chiefly from Monsieur Bayle. Translated from the French by Peter Abelard( Book )

19 editions published between 1713 and 1718 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Abelard and Heloise by Peter Abelard( )

8 editions published in 1731 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres d'Abailard et d'Héloïse by Peter Abelard( Book )

2 editions published in 1782 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The letters and other writings
Languages
English (269)

French (74)

Latin (6)

German (4)

Chinese (1)

Italian (1)

Russian (1)

Spanish (1)

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The letters and other writingsThe letters of Abelard and HeloiseHeloise & Abelard : a new biographyThe lost love letters of Heloise and Abelard : perceptions of dialogue in twelfth-century FranceSpider's voiceStealing heaven : the love story of Heloise and AbelardFarewell, my only one