The Letters of Abelard and Heloise

Introduction

Héloïse d'Argenteuil (/ˈɛloʊ.iːz/ or /ˈhɛloʊ.iːz/; French: [elɔˈiz]; 1090?[1]/1100? – 16 May 1164) was a French nun, writer, scholar, and abbess, best known for her love affair and correspondence with Peter Abélard.


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