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Devaux, François Antoine 1712-1796

Overview
Works: 46 works in 66 publications in 3 languages and 94 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist
Classifications: PQ2067, 842.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by François Antoine Devaux
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

11 editions published between 1738 and 1739 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling him about her daily activities; asking him on behalf of Voltaire to show an attached letter in Lunéville [from Marguerite-Madeleine Du Moutier Maignard de Bernières]; discussing her apprehension about an upcoming journey
[François Antoine Devaux correspondence] by Vaux( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poésies diverses by Vaux( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les engagemens indiscrets : comedie en un acte & en prose by Vaux( Book )

1 edition published in 1753 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le bon fils, comedie, en un acte en prose, melée d'ariettes by Vaux( Book )

3 editions published between 1773 and 1776 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emmenologie ... by John Freind( Book )

1 edition published in 1738 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ying yuan tuan zhi hua by Masami Takeuchi( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quatre études inédites : Autour du mariage de Marie Leczynska. La Vieillesse de Panpan Devaux. L'Eau-de-vie en Lorraine au XVIIIe siècle. Le Maïs en Lorraine by Pierre Boyé( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Cirey, near Joinville], to Nicolas-François-Xavier Liébault by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Saying that she did not reply earlier because she had vapours; discussing a scene he witnessed between "Ronron" and her sister-in-law; asking him to take care of her affairs
Provins, to François Antoine Devaux by Léopold Desmarest( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing his sojourn in Cirey, including his opera singing with [Emilie] du Châtelet, the rehearsal for Voltaire's Zaire, and the dinner party that followed the performance; mentioning acting in Voltaire's Enfant prodigue, Comte de Boursoufle, and Petit Boursoufle. At the end of the letter, [Françoise] de Graffigny discusses Voltaire's lawsuit with Abbé Desfontaines and his works Titans, Samson, and Mondain
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Expressing concern over a delay in the postal service; discussing a financial affair; saying that [Emilie] du Châtelet is expecting visitors; asking him to run errands for her; mentioning playing "trictrac."
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing the upcoming visit of [Léopold] Desmarest to Cirey; mentioning [Nicolas-François-Xavier] Liébault; apologizing for her bitter remarks and saying that she is not angry about what he wrote about Paris; saying that she resolved to leave for Paris
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Asking him the cause of his sadness; discussing an upcoming visit to Paris with [Léopold] Desmarest; telling him about her daily activities
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sarcastically commenting on the fact that his letters to her are being opened by a third party [Emilie du Châtelet]; summarizing the content of a missing letter; asking him to send back a previous letter in order to clear herself of suspicion; discussing their relationship. Also discussing her health and M. de La Pimpie [de Solignac]
[Cirey, near Joinville], to François Antoine Devaux by Grafigny( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Zu qiu xiao jiang yi = Captain tsubasa by Yōichi Takahashi( Book )

in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Le bon fils [ou Antoine Masson] : comédie en 1 a. et en prose, mêlée d'ariettes by Vaux( Book )

1 edition published in 1773 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vendeuvre-sur-Barse, to François Antoine Devaux by Léopold Desmarest( )

1 edition published in 1739 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing their sojourn in Cirey and their return journey; mentioning acting in Voltaire's L'Enfant prodigue and the Comte de Boursoufle
 
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Alternative Names
De Vaux, ... 1712-1796

Devaux M.

François-Antoine Devaux écrivain français

François-Antoine Devaux escriptor francès

François-Antoine Devaux escritor francés

François-Antoine Devaux Frans dichter (-)

François-Antoine Devaux Frans dichter (1712-1796)

François-Antoine Devaux French writer

Panpan 1712-1796

Vaux, François Antoine de 1712-1796

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