The Story of My Misfortunes
By Peter Abelard
Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook
Pages (PDF): 54
Publication Date: Originally written in around 1132, this translation by Henry Adams Bellows, 1922
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The Story of My Misfortunes, also known as Historia Calamitatum (A history of my calamities), is an autobiographical work by Peter Abelard, one of medieval France’s most important intellectuals and a pioneer of scholastic philosophy. The Story of My Misfortunes is one of the first autobiographical works in medieval Western Europe, written in the form of a letter.
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