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Author: Guizot, Pauline

Spouse/other names:Meulan
Year of birth:1773
Year of death:1827
About her personal situation:According to Montferrand, mother came from noble family of Périgord, father was 'receveur général de la généralité' in Paris. p.265 Montferrand states she was born a catholic, but later turned 'indifférente' and finally turned to "un déisme chrétien très fervent, à un véritable piété". p.297 Husband said to belong to "l'Église réformée" p.298 standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Paris 02-11-1773 • Location where died : Paris 01-08-1827 National identity • Nationality : French • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married 1812 Number of children : 1 or more Social class : unknown Religion/ideology : catholic, christian deist

Relations to other authors: Aunt of Guizot, Éliza

About her professional situation:standardizingjul12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - contributor to periodical press - fiction writer - historian - translator from English - writer for children - writer of textbooks Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Guizot (husband) Memberships : unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Montferrand, Femmes célèbres, 1843 - Henri Carton, Histoire des femmes ecrivains de la France, 1886, p.220. - Jacquinet, Les femmes de France poètes et prosateurs, 1886 - Buck, Guide to women's writing, 1992: "Turned to writing to support her mother and sisters as her father was ruined by the Revolution". - MMF transl.woman svdmay11 Cf. - Sainte-Beuve, Portraits de femmes, 235 et 248 (Jose Luis Diaz, "Sainte-Beuve chez les Muses", in Romantisme no 77, 1992, p. 80 et p. 83). - Antoinette Sol, "Genre et historiographie. Quelques réflexions sur Elisabeth-Charlotte-Pauline de Meulan Guizot ; romancière, journaliste et historienne (1773-1827)," Histoire d'historiennes. Nicole Pellegrin, ed., Saint-Étienne: Presses de l'Université de Saint-Étienne, 2006: 265-283.

Editors: Marleen Dek (update on 12 December 2009)
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Works written by this author

E 1 *Pauline Guizot, the author ()
E 2 Les Enfants (1814)
E 3 Raoul et Victor ()

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Charrière, Isabelle de   -   Lettres écrites de Lausanne
Xreception 2 Charrière, Isabelle de   -   Trois femmes
Xreception 3 Hays, Mary   -   Memoirs of Emma Courtney