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...

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Other Authors: Ogden, Amy Victoria, 1970- (Editor, Translator)
Uniform Title:Vie de sainte Eufrosine.
Vie de sainte Eufrosine. English.
Format: Book
Old French
Published: New York : The Modern Language Association of America, 2021.
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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