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Author: Colet, Louise

Spouse/other names:Revoil
Year of birth:1810
Year of death:1876
About her personal situation:amie de Flaubert standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Aix-en-Provence 15-08-1810 • Locations where lived : Aix-en-Provence, Paris • Location where died : Paris 09-03-1876 National identity • Nationality : French • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married, liaison (with Alfred de Musset, Gustave Flaubert, Victor Cousin), widowed Number of children : 1 (daughter) Social class : unknown Religion/ideology : unknown

Relations to other authors:

About her professional situation:- journalist: participation Journal des Dames et des Modes (Kleinert 2001, p. 227) - traveller (Netherlands; cf. Madeleine van Strien-Chardonneau) - A propos d'une lettre de GS à Ste Beuve 5-4-1848 VIII 386: note de Lubin sur liste publiée dans Courrier français du 29 juillet 1848 de personnes recevant des pensions où figurent e.a. Mme Ancelot, Louise Colet, Desbordes-Valmore, Allart, Mélanie Waldor, Amable Tastu, Elise Voïart, de Bawr, et en tant que veuves ou orphelines Helmina de Chézy, Mlle Flaugergues. (svd jul08) - travel translator from italian standardizingjul12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - contributor to periodical press - fiction writer - poet - translator from Italian - traveller Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors/historical figures : - Hippolyte Colet - Victor Cousin - Gustave Flaubert - Alfred de Musset Memberships : unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Henri Carton, Histoire des femmes ecrivains de la France, 1886 - Desplantes et Pouthier, 1890 - Larnac, Histoire de la littérature féminine en France, 1921 - Buck, Guide Cf. - Margaret Cohen, The sentimental education of the novel. Princeton, 1999.
Websites: Online texts in site Flaubert
Online info
Art. Madeleine van Strien 2011
Louise Colet on Wikipedia

Editors: Anne van Buul (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 19 January 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 19 January 2010)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 14 March 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 13 June 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 12 July 2012)

Works written by this author

E 1 Le marquis d'Entrecasteaux (1849)
E 2 *Een goede week te Rome in 1861 (A good week in Rome in 1861) ()
E 3 *Louise Colet, the author ()
E 4 *Translation of Tommaso Campanella (1844)
E 5 Contes et nouvelles pour l'adolescence (1863)
E 6 La jeunesse de Goethe: comédie en un acte, en vers (1840)
E 7 Les Dévotes du grand monde: types du second Empire (1873)
E 8 Les Pays lumineux. Voyage en Orient (1879)
E 9 Les coeurs brises (1843)
E 10 Les fleurs du midi (1836)
E 11 Les petites passions dans les grands paysages ()
E 12 Lui (1859)
E 13 Poesies completes (1844)
E 14 Promenade en Hollande (1859)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Lambert, Anne-Thérèse de   -   Oeuvres [Madame de Lambert]