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An extremely welcome contribution to Christine studies and to medieval studies in general.
Provides specialists with the chance to stand back from their particular interests, take stock, and reassess not only the extraordinary diversity of the corpus as a whole but also its rich cultural context; and new readers will find in Margolis an authoritative and witty guide to lead them through even the most challenging aspects of Christine's work. . . . Margolis has got the series off to a flying start.
--Modern Language Review
Offers excellent scholarly tools in approaching specific poems by Christine.
A valuable contribution to Christine studies and medieval scholarship in general. For the first time in English, it categorizes and describes all of Christine’s texts, allowing us to understand the place that her most popular texts occupy in her overall production. . . . Deserves a place on any medievalist’s bookshelf and in any undergraduate university library.
--Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Teaching