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Author: Beauharnais, Fanny Mouchard Comtesse de

Spouse/other names:
Year of birth:1737
Year of death:1813
About her personal situation:mariage à 15 ans; vit séparée de son mari (de 20 ans son aîné) à partir de 1762; tient un salon littéraire; liaison avec Dorat. standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Paris 04-10-1737 • Locations where lived : La Rochelle, Paris • Location where died : Paris 02-07-1813 National identity • Nationality : French • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married, separated (1762), liaisons (with Dorat; de Cubières) Number of children : 1 or more (son : Claude) Social class : unknown Religion/ideology : unknown

Relations to other authors: Friend of Boccage, Anne-Marie du &&&

Friend of Montesson, Charlotte-Jeanne Béraud, Marquise de

About her professional situation:Contribue au Journal des Dames et à l'Almanach des Muses; reçoit pension de Napoléon; membre des Académies de Rome, Toulouse, Villefranche, Lyon; Encyclopédie des Dames dédiée à elle (1806). standardizingjul12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - contributor to periodical press - fiction writer - playwright - poet - salonnière Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors / historical figures : - Claude Joseph Dorat - Michel de Cubières Memberships : Académie des Arcades (Arcadia), Académie de Lyon, Académie de Rome, Académie de Toulouse, Académie de Villefranche
Elements of bibliography:Mentioned in: - Briquet 1804 (cf. hyperlink) - Marquiset, Bas-bleus; - Larnac, Histoire de la littérature féminine en France, 1921 - Moulin, La Poésie féminine, 1966, p. 240 - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: "The essay A tous les penseurs salut! argues in favour of education and intellectual occupations for all women. Her feminist views are stated in her contributions to the periodical Journal des Dames". - Turgeon 1923
Websites: Biography SIEFAR
Trott: femmes auteurs théâtre
SIEFAR : Dictionnaire Briquet
Femmes membres de l'Académie de Lyon
Liste de ses oeuvres dans Poésie Webnet
Fanny de Beauharnais on Wikipedia

Editors: Emma van den Eynde (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 11 October 2010)
Janouk de Groot (update on 18 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 February 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 20 August 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Fanny Mouchard Beauharnais, the author ()
E 2 *work by Beauharnais (to be specified) ()
E 3 A tous les penseurs, salut (1773)
E 4 L'Abailard supposé, ou le sentiment à l'épreuve (1780)
E 5 L'aveugle par amour (1781)
E 6 La fausse inconstance, ou le triomphe de l'honnêteté (1787)
E 7 Les noeuds enchantés, ou la bizarrerie des destinées (1789)
E 8 Les sacrifices de l'amour (1771)
E 9 Lettres de Stéphanie, roman historique en trois parties (1778)
E 10 Volsidor et Zulménie (1776)
E 11 Zabbet (1776)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Boccage, Anne-Marie du &&&   -   *Marie-Anne du Boccage, the author