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The life and works of Adèle d'Osmond comtesse de Boigne (1781-1866)

Author: David S Vanderboegh
Publisher: Lewiston [N.Y.] : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2002.
Series: Studies in French civilization, v. 23.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Louise-Eléonore-Charlotte-Adélaide d'Osmond Boigne, comtesse de; Eléonore-Adèle de Boigne; Louise-Eléonore-Charlotte-Adélaide d'Osmond Boigne, comtesse de
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David S Vanderboegh
ISBN: 0773472517 9780773472518 088946636X 9780889466364
OCLC Number: 47717911
Description: iii, 292 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Introduction 1 --
Chapter One: Childhood, Exile, and Marriage 12 --
D'Osmond Family History 12 --
Childhood at Versailles 16 --
Revolution and Exile 19 --
The General de Boigne and Marriage 27 --
Initial Separations 32 --
Return to France (1804) 36 --
The Bourbon Restoration and Return to London 40 --
Benoit de Boigne in Chambry 42 --
Chapter Two: The General de Boigne: The Untold Story 45 --
The General's Biographers 45 --
Conflicting Points of View: --
the Biographies of the General de Boigne 46 --
Benoit de Boigne Before India 49 --
Benoit de Boigne in India 50 --
Return to Europe 60 --
Ad & le de Boigne's Enigmatic Husband 62 --
The General's Fortune 67 --
A Boor from the Barracks? The General's Mannerisms 70 --
Adele's Aristocratic Prejudices 72 --
The Name Game: The General's Origins Unveiled 76 --
The Other Madame de Boigne: Helen Bennett 79 --
Conflicting Expectations in Marriage 83 --
Mutual Efforts at Compromise 87 --
The Voyage to the Continent 89 --
Tug of War: The General Vs. The d'Osmonds 92 --
The General's Affair 96 --
Peaceful Cohabitation 97 --
Separate Lives 100 --
Why the Marriage Failed 102 --
Toward a New Assessment of the Marriage of 106 --
Ad & le d'Osmond and Benoit de Boigne --
Chapter Three: 1830-1866 109 --
The Death of the General de Boigne 109 --
The July Revolution and the Fall of Charles X 111 --
Madame de Boigne and the July Monarchy 114 --
Adele's Salon During the July Monarchy 116 --
The d'Osmond Family During the July Monarchy 117 --
Adele's Maternal Side 119 --
The Chancellor Pasquier 123 --
Madame de Boigne After the Revolution of 1848 132 --
Trouville 134 --
The Final Years 137 --
Chapter Four: The Comtesse de Boigne and the --
Parisian Salon in the Nineteenth Century 145 --
Salons after the Revolution of 1789 145 --
Debutante: Adele during the Empire Years 149 --
Salon and Embassy: Adele and the Bourbon Restoration 153 --
Adele's Salon during the July Monarchy 157 --
Sainte-Beuve 161 --
Prosper Mdrim6e 163 --
Adele's Salon after the Revolution of 1848 166 --
Chapter Five: Memoirs 168 --
Publication History of the Recits d'une tante 168 --
Critical Reaction to the Memoirs 172 --
The composition of the R6cits d'une tante 186 --
The Influence of the Salon in the Memoirs 189 --
Juliette R6camier 197 --
Germaine de Stael 199 --
Historical Value of the Memoirs 203 --
Napoleon Bonaparte 207 --
Charles X 212 --
Historian's usage of the Recits d'une tante 222 --
Omissions and Lack of Closure in the Memoirs 231 --
Chapter Six: Novels 236 --
The Salon Novel and Adele's Hesitation to Publish 236 --
Critical Reaction to the Novels 239 --
The Influence of the Salon on Adele's Novels 247 --
La Mar6chale d'Aubemer 248 --
Une Passion dans le grand monde 260 --
Behind the Mask: The Autobiographical Nature of the Novels 267 --
Conclusion 275.
Series Title: Studies in French civilization, v. 23.
Responsibility: David S. Vanderboegh.
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