Sharon L. Jansen's Anne of France: Lessons for my Daughter (Library of Medieval PDF

By Sharon L. Jansen

Anne of France (1461-1522), daughter of Louis XI and sister of Charles VIII, used to be some of the most robust ladies of the 15th century. She used to be talked about via her contemporaries as Madame l. a. Grande, and remained an lively and influential determine in France all through her existence. because the 15th century drew to an in depth, Anne composed a chain of enseignements, "lessons", for her daughter Suzanne of Bourbon. those directions symbolize a distillation of a lifetime's adventure, and are provided throughout the portrait of an excellent princess, hence getting ready her daughter to behave either circumspectly and politically. Having prompt her personal path effectively, Anne deals her daughter recommendation meant to assist her negotiate the tricky passage of a girl on the planet of politics.

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