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

By Sharon L. Jansen

Anne of France (1461-1522), daughter of Louis XI and sister of Charles VIII, was once the most strong ladies of the 15th century. She was once mentioned through her contemporaries as Madame los angeles Grande, and remained an lively and influential determine in France all through her lifestyles. because the 15th century drew to an in depth, Anne composed a sequence of enseignements, "lessons", for her daughter Suzanne of Bourbon. those directions characterize a distillation of a lifetime's event, and are awarded in the course of the portrait of a terrific princess, hence getting ready her daughter to behave either circumspectly and politically. Having instructed her personal direction effectively, Anne deals her daughter recommendation meant to assist her negotiate the tough passage of a lady on the earth of politics.

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