The life of Saint Eufrosine : in Old French verse, with English translation
edited and translated by Amy V. Ogden
As a young woman from a wealthy family, Eufrosine was expected to marry a nobleman. Instead, she wanted to serve God. So she cut her hair, dressed as a man, and traveled to a monastery, becoming a monk named Emerald. Adapted from a Latin source, this saint's life dates to about 1200 CE. Devout...
|Uniform Title:||Vie de sainte Eufrosine.|
Vie de sainte Eufrosine. English.
New York :
The Modern Language Association of America,
|Series:||Texts and translations ; 35|
|Physical Description:||xlvii, 168 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.|
|ISBN(s):||9781603295055 : paperback|
|Language note:||Original text in Old French, with parallel English translation.|
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