DE SECRETIS MULIERUM PDF
Helen Rodnite Lemay. Women’s Secrets. A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus. Magnus’ “De secretis mulierum” with Commentaries. SUNY Series in Medieval. Sheila Fisher, Trinity College. Lemay, Helen Rodnite. Women’s Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albert us Magnus’. “De Secretis Mulierum” with Commentaries. Women’s Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus Magnus’s De Secretis Mulierum with Commentaries. Helen Rodnite Lemay.
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Sscretis Walker rated it really liked it Nov 27, It is truly remarkable. However, the book had a much more far-reaching influence. This has been attested to by experience.
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Lemay shows how its message that women were evil, lascivious creatures built on the misogyny of the work’s Aristotelian sources and laid the groundwork for serious persecution of women. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Tanya rated it it was amazing Apr 02, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
umlierum This is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of women in the Middle Ages, not because it reveals actual women’s secrets of course, but because it reveals exactly how clueless gynecological science was and how widespread truly ridiculous misogynistic rumors were, if there was any doubt. That is the goal toward which all things strive so that each might endure.
De secretis mulierum. Item, de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum et animalium
Stephanie Villegas rated it liked it Apr 06, About Helen Rodnite Lemay. Women’s Secrets provides the first modern translation of the notorious treatise De secretis mulierum, popular throughout the late middle ages and into modern times.
Paperbackpages. The introductory material is of high quality; Lemay is well aware of the interplay between philosophers and medical writers on a number of issues.
Helen Rodnite Lemay – Author. On the Signs of Corruption of Virginity X: Dara rated it liked it Apr 21, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Rebekkah rated it really liked it Jan 31, Annastasia Conner rated it it was amazing Oct 09, Mulkerum woman, an essential part of this formula, is a cold and humid being, willing to shorten a man’s life by sucking the warmth out of his body and soul.
Women’s Secrets: A Translation of Pseudo-Albertus Magnus’ de Secretis Mulierum with Commentaries
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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lemay shows how its message that women were evil, lascivious creatures built on the misogyny of the work’s Aristotelian sources and laid the groundwork for serious persecution of women. Ruben rated it liked it Apr 19, Cyrus Eosphoros rated it really liked it May 03, Elizabeth Smith rated it liked it Jun 22, Andre Gide and the Second World War.
Ann Julia rated it it was amazing Aug 21, A good translation of a disturbing book. Leyla Chisamore rated it really liked it Aug 22, Tess rated it it was ok Jul 09, Heidi Nemo rated it liked it Jan 02, Thus, it often happens that a woman conceives if she is in a bath where a man had ejaculated because the vulva strongly attracts the sperm This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The Secrets deals with human reproduction and was written to instruct celibate medieval monks on the facts of life and some of the ways of the universe.
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Apr 18, April Willis rated it liked it. Related Subjects Medieval Studies. On the Generation of Imperfect Animals V: Mari rated it it was ok Oct 13, Related Titles Idioms of Distress. Books by Helen Rodnite Lemay. Anita rated it really liked it Mar 21, I say that the man will remain fertile if he was fertile beforehand, because he can emit spermatic material, although not as well as before. On the Signs of Chastity XI: The Secrets deals with human reproduction and was written to instruct celibate medieval monks on the facts of life and some of the ways of the universe.