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Memoirs of the life of Henriette-Sylvie de Molière : a novel

Author: Villedieu, Madame de; Donna Kuizenga
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2004.
Series: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Known as Madame de Villedieu, Marie-Catherine Desjardins (ca. 1640-83) was a prolific writer who played an important role in the evolution of the early modern French novel. One of the earliest women to write for a living, she defied cultural convention by becoming an innovator and appealing to popular tastes through fiction, drama, and poetry. Memoirs of the Life of Henriette-Sylvie de Molière, a semi  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
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Autobiographical fiction
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Villedieu, Madame de, -1683.
Memoirs of the life of Henriette-Sylvie de Molière.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2003022130
Named Person: Villedieu, Madame de
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Villedieu, Madame de; Donna Kuizenga
ISBN: 9780226144214 0226144216 1281125482 9781281125484 9786611125486 6611125485
OCLC Number: 290505705
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 194 pages) : maps
Contents: Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; Madame de Villedieu, a Woman on Her Own; Volume Editor's Bibliography; Memoirs of the Life of Henriette-Sylvie de Molière: A Novel; Fragment of a Letter; Part One; Part Two; Part Three; Part Four; Part Five; Part Six; Series Editors' Bibliography
Series Title: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Other Titles: Mémoires de la vie de Henriette-Sylvie de Molière.
Responsibility: Madame de Villedieu (Marie-Catherine Desjardins) ; edited and translated by Donna Kuizenga.

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Madame de Villedieu played an important part in the early development of the novel and was one of the first women to write professionally. This semi-autobiographical work of fiction tells how an  Read more...

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