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The Letters of Abelard and Heloise

The Letters of Abelard and Heloise


Penguin Classics

  • A completely revised edition of a respected & much-loved translation by Betty Radice

    The story of Abelard and Heloise remains one of the world's most celebrated and tragic love affairs. Through their letters, we follow the path of their romance from its reckless and ecstatic beginnings when Heloise became Abelard's pupil, through the suffering of public scandal and enforced secret marriage, to their eventual separation.

  • Title: The Letters of Abelard and Heloise
    Translator: Betty Radice
    ISBN: 9780140448993
    Publisher: Penguin Books
    Date: 2004

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