The Dialogues of Luisa Sigea, although relatively unknown and unread in recent years, is one of the erotic masterpieces of Western civilzation. It has been. Related Names: Ellis, Albert , Sigea, Luisa ?? Language(s ): English. Published: North Hollywood, Calif.: Brandon House, Subjects. The dialogues of Luisa Sigea (Aloisiae Sigeae Satyra sotadica de arcanis amoris et veneris) Literally translated from the Latin of Nicolas Chorier.

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The Dialogues of Luisa Sigeaalthough relatively unknown and unread in recent years, is one of the erotic masterpieces of Western civilzation. Spanish women poets births deaths 16th-century Spanish people. English View all editions and formats Rating: Open Preview See a Problem?

The Dialogues of Luisa Sigea

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Nicolas Chorier ; Luisa Sigea. She considered herself a scholar, she was used to life at court and to being in the midst of an elegant and intellectual world, and now she missed it. In the preface, Luisa shows her gratitude for the leave granted to her to write her work, for having a place to do xigea, and for the possibility of using the library [‘musaeum’] and the best books in it.


In Luisa Sigea married Francisco de Cuevas and received This book is not yet featured on Listopia. It is probably her father who impels her to do so, and it is an Italian humanist, Girolamo Britonio, who takes the letter to Ljisa.

It is believed that the true author was the Frenchman Nicolas Chorier. Kindle Editionpages. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Besides these paratexts other books mentioned her as illustrious woman of great knowledge: Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. You already recently rated this item. Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Retrieved from ” http: More information and sources in: Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: She describes the Sintra forest a place near Lisbon where she meets a nymph emerging from a lake.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. She died in not having returned to courtly life, the place where she could create her literary works, since after that moment she seems to have written only letters.

This edition included in the paratexts her letter to Pope Paulus III dedicating him a copy of Syntra, as well as eulogistic poems to the book by Portuguese or Italian humanists: Home About Help Search.


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It has been called “the greatest of the Neo-Latin erotica. Her father was patron to a late edition of the poem Syntra in Paris in This mythological being announces the future wedding of her mistress with a noble man with a sceptre ruling the world.

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