Christine de Pizan


Ibolya Horvath
by Leinad-Z
published on 15 March 2019
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From a compendium of Christine de Pizan’s works commissioned in 1413 CE, produced by her scriptorium in Paris.
The British Library. Harley 4431, f.259v.

Christine de Pizan (also known as Christine de Pisan, l. 1364-1430 CE). was the first female professional writer in European history.

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