The Phoenix at the Fountain: Images of Woman and Eternity in Lactantius's Carmen De Ave Phoenice and the Old English Phoenix

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  • Publish Date: 1988-03-28
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Author: Carol F. Heffernan

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By exploring the hitherto neglected anthropological and scientific background of these poems' images, this study shows that female physiology and the scenario of female initiation rites constitute such pervasive forces that the interpretation of the poems must be reevaluated.

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