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Autograph letter : Cirey, to Charles Augustin de Ferriol, comte d'Argental, 1738 Oct. 29.

Author: Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil Du Châtelet, marquise; Charles-Augustin de Ferriol Argental, comte d'
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : French
Publication:Collection of letters from Madame du Châtelet to the Comte d'Argental (MA 1565) letter 24
Summary:
Seeking help to get out of a dreadful situation. Reporting that she has been hiding the diatribes against Voltaire, and telling him that she burnt the contents of Lamare's packet (including Desfontaines's lampoon and a letter informing Voltaire of the attacks against him, as well as the Epître à Uranie, a letter about Lock, and Rousseau's epigrams). Mentioning that Lamare returned the manuscript L'Envieux.
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Named Person: Voltaire; Pierre-François Guyot Desfontaines; Pierre-François Guyot Desfontaines; Voltaire
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil Du Châtelet, marquise; Charles-Augustin de Ferriol Argental, comte d'
OCLC Number: 611612516
Notes: Part of a large collection of letters from Madame du Châtelet to Charles Augustin de Ferriol, comte d'Argental. Items in the collection are described in separate records; see MA 1565 for more information.
Description: 1 item (8 p.) ; 20 cm

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Seeking help to get out of a dreadful situation. Reporting that she has been hiding the diatribes against Voltaire, and telling him that she burnt the contents of Lamare's packet (including Desfontaines's lampoon and a letter informing Voltaire of the attacks against him, as well as the Epître à Uranie, a letter about Lock, and Rousseau's epigrams). Mentioning that Lamare returned the manuscript L'Envieux.

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