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"From Abelard and Heloise was kept the exchange of correspondence"

Tragic love story of theologian Peter Abelard (1079 - 1142) and young Heloise (1101 - 1164), which indirectly contributed to Abelard's castration, is shown in letters, between the two. Exchange of correspondence is but a structure that determines history to believe that if it were a single author, and that Abelard has created itself, the opera Historia calamitatum.
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