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A Woman of Genius: The Intellectual Autobiography of Sor Juana Ines de La Cruz

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This book, published in an English/Spanish bilingual format, reproduces the complete text of what has become one of the classic works of Spanish American literature. Well known as a poet during her lifetime, the nun's bold confrontation with high church authority, followed shortly by her death during an epidemic while tending to her sister nuns, has made her one of the folk heroes of Latin America.

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ISBN:
9780915998159
Subtitle:
(the intellectual autobiography of Sor Juana Inâes de la Cruz )
Translator:
de La Cruz, Sor Juana Ines
Author:
Peden, Margaret Sayers
Publisher:
Lime Rock Press, Incorporated
Location:
Salisbury, Conn. (Box 363, Salisbury 060
Subject:
General
Subject:
Religious
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Nuns
Subject:
Authors, Mexican
Subject:
Women intellectuals
Subject:
Nuns -- Mexico -- Biography.
Edition Number:
2d ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 105.
Series Volume:
54
Publication Date:
c1987
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
104 p.
Dimensions:
7.01x4.52x.37 in. .23 lbs.

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