The story of Sapho / Madeleine de Scudéry ; translated and with an introduction by Karen Newman.
Ridiculed for her Saturday salon, her long romance novels, and her protofeminist ideas, Madeleine de Scudéry (1607-1701) has not been treated kindly by the literary establishment. Yet her multivolume novels were popular bestsellers in her time, translated almost immediately into English, German, Ita...
University of Chicago Press,
|Series:||Other voice in early modern Europe.