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Forbidden Fruit: From the Letters of Abelard and Heloise

Forbidden Fruit: From the Letters of Abelard and Heloise

  • R 7000


Forbidden Fruit: From the Letters of Abelard and Heloise

The illicit relationship between Peter Abelard, a medieval philosopher, and his young pupil Heloise is one of history s most legendary and tragic love affairs. From reckless ecstasy to public scandal and cruel separation, their eloquent and intimate letters tell the story of their passionate, doomed romance.

United by the theme of love, the writings in the Great Loves series span over two thousand years and vastly different worlds. Readers will be introduced to love s endlessly fascinating possibilities and extremities: romantic love, platonic love, erotic love, gay love, virginal love, adulterous love, parental love, filial love, nostalgic love, unrequited love, illicit love, not to mention lost love, twisted and obsessional love.

Author Albert Aberlard and heloise
ISBN 9780141032771
Format Paperback
Pages 112p.


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