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Gender, authenticity, and the missive letter in eighteenth-century France

Mary McAlpin

Gender, authenticity, and the missive letter in eighteenth-century France

Marie-Anne de La Tour, Rousseau"s real-life Julie

by Mary McAlpin

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Published by Bucknell University Press in Lewisburg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Tour, Marianne Alissan de, -- 1730-1789 -- Correspondence -- History and criticism.,
  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, -- 1712-1778 -- Correspondence -- History and criticism.,
  • Letter writing, French -- History -- 18th century.,
  • French letters -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248) and index.

    StatementMary McAlpin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ711 .M33 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20733877M
    ISBN 109780838756522
    LC Control Number2006002570

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