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see Tristram and IsoldeTristram and Isolde
, medieval romance. The earliest extant version (incomplete) was written (c.1185) by Thomas of Britain in Anglo-Norman French verse. About 1210, Gottfried von Strassburg wrote in German verse a version based on that of Thomas.
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Iseult (Yseult, Isolde) of Ireland

arriving too late to save Tristram (Tristan) from death, she kills herself. [Medieval Legend: Brewer Dictionary, 913]
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Welsh motoring expert Professor Garel Rhys said the Isotta Fraschini brand was the Italian equivalent of Rolls Royce or Bentley.
Despite--or rather because of--her intellectual accomplishments, Isotta represents the vulnerability of a learned woman seeking recognition.
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Perhaps because she was celebrated as a political, religious, and literary figure, Marguerite seems to have been the most empowering model for English women writers, but they could look to the Continent for a wider tradition: in addition to celebrated medieval writers like Christine de Pisan, some women like Cecilia Gonzago, Baptista da Montefeltro Malatesta, Isotta Nogarola, and Laura Cereta were active in the humanist movement in the Italian Renaissance; women like Gaspara Stampa, Madeleine and Catherine des Roches, Veronica Franco, and Louise Labe were recognized poets; and in France women such as Pernette du Guillet could be "welcomed in independent literary coteries" that allowed them to "construct a literary self" by affiliating with a master dones 80-81).
A year later Ford responded by trying to merge with a domestic firm, Isotta Fraschini, which willingly assented to the proposal.
Moreover Boiardo says that Tristano and Isotta die in each others arms, a detail provided only by the Tavola Ritonda.
Steiner sostiene che Wozzeck e Tristano e Isotta, non meno di Boris Godunov e Otello appartengono agli estremi bagliori del tragico, a un mondo che contiene i germi della dissoluzione del genere tragico.
The supply of Continuous Improvement Logistics Support (CILS) of internal combustion engines and diesel generators main Isotta Fraschini installed on board Naval Unit of the MMI in the amount of EUR 700 000.
15) Readers recall that a similar scene is relived in the sixth tale of Day Ten, when King Carlo is smitten by the darts of love when he sees the two beautiful twin girls, Ginevra and Isotta, fishing in a pond.
A recent original monograph by Isotta Piazza (55-101) shows that from 1852 to 1869 there was an impressive crop of initiatives in the Italian Catholic world aimed to publish and spread "good books" among workers and farmers.