Selected letters, orations, and rhetorical dialogues / Madeleine de Scudéry ; edited and translated by Jane Donawerth and Julie Strongson.
Madeleine de Scudéry (1607-1701) was the most popular novelist in her time, read in French in volume installments all over Europe and translated into English, German, Italian, and even Arabic. But she was also a charismatic figure in French salon culture, a woman who supported herself through her wr...
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|Series:||Other voice in early modern Europe.