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Author Goodden, Angelica.

Title Madame de Staël : the dangerous exile / Angelica Goodden
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2008]
copyright 2008
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Description 1 online resource (331 pages)
Summary Madame de Staël's celebrity as a novelist, literary critic, and theorist made her the most famous woman in Europe in her day. Yet almost all of her bestselling writings were composed in exile from her beloved France - exiled for her political daring. Goodden explores the paradoxes of de Staël's life
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817.
Women authors, French -- 18th century -- Biography.
Women authors, French -- 19th century -- Biography.
Authors, French -- 18th century -- Biography.
Authors, French -- 19th century -- Biography.
Authors, Exiled -- Biography.
Exiled women authors -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191716669 ebook