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Author: Dashkova, Ekaterina Romanovna

Spouse/other names:Dachkova
Year of birth:1743
Year of death:1810
About her personal situation:avait lu Helvetius, De l' Esprit - deux fois avant l'age de 16 ans (Memoires ed. Pontremoli, 1966, p. 22 - d'apres Corr.gen. Helvetius, t.III, p. 451) standardizingaug12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Saint-Petersburg • Locations where lived : Moscow, Saint-Petersburg • Location where died : Moscow National identity • Nationality : Russian • Mother tongue : unknown Marital status : married (to Mikhail Ivanovich Dashkov) Number of children : >1 Social class : nobility Religion/ideology : unknown

Languages:Russian - French
Relations to other authors:
Friend of Catherine II, née princesse Sophie-Frédérique-Auguste d'Anhalt-Zerbst

About her professional situation:Clyman/Greene (42): director of the Academy of Sciences and founding president of the Russian Academy [..] from 1783 to 1796 standardizingaug12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - cultural and educational patron - memoirist Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors / historical figures : - Diderot - Voltaire Memberships : Académie des sciences
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992 - Celebration of Women Writers - Clyman/Greene (42)
Websites: wikipedia: Yekaterina Romanovna Vorontsova-Dashkova
Dictionnaire des femmes de l'Ancien regime: Dachkova, Ekaterina
Dictionnaire des femmes de l'Ancienne France: Dachkova, Ekaterina

Editors: Suzan van Dijk (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 05 December 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 29 January 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 14 August 2012)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Conversational Journal of Lovers of the Russian Word (1783)
E 2 *Ekaterina Romanova Dashkova, the author ()
E 3 Le petit tour dans les Highlands (1995)
E 4 Lettres à son père Romane Vorotsov, à ses frères Alexandre Vorontsov, Semion Vorontsov, à son neveu Mikhaïl Vorontsov, à Iouriï Neledinskiï-Meletskiï, à l'impératrice Maria Fedorovna, à l'empereur Paul, 1758-1806 (1872)
E 5 Mon histoire (écrite en français, 1803-1805) (1881)

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