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Author: Souza, Adélaïde de

Spouse/other names:Flahaut, Filleul, Botelho
Year of birth:1761
Year of death:1836
About her personal situation:First husband guillotined during Revolution. standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Paris 14-05-1761 • Locations where lived : Hamburg, London, Paris, Switzerland • Location where died : Paris National identity • Nationality : French • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married (to Charles-François Flahaut de La Billarderie), widowed, remarried (to José Maria de Souza Botelho), liaisons Number of children : 1 or more (son : Charles Joseph) Social class : married into noble family Religion/ideology : unknown

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About her professional situation:standardizingjul12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - fiction writer - milliner - salonnière Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors / historical figures : - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand Memberships : unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Briquet 1804 - Sainte-Beuve, Portraits de femmes, 42, 45, 46 (Jose Luis Diaz, "Sainte-Beuve chez les Muses", in Romantisme no 77, 1992, p.78, p.80 et p.83) - Jacquinet, Les femmes de France poètes et prosateurs, 1886 - Larnac, Histoire de la littérature féminine en France, 1921 - Mauzi, Précis (1990): "Langue retenue, le thème de la mort du mari et dénouement heureux. Elle s' interroge sur la légitime insatisfaction de jeunes épouses mariées à des hommes trop âgés." - Buck, Guide to women's literature, 1992: Her novels, which are moralistic in tone but not excessively so, offer a finely drawn account of aristocratic life in early 19th century France". - Debeljak, Pregled, 1912 Cf. - Margaret Cohen, The sentimental education of the novel. Princeton, 1999. - Kirsty Carpenter, The Novels of Madame de Souza in Social and Political Perspective, Bern, Peter Lang, 2007.
Websites: CR de Carpenter 2007 par B. Louichon
Biography SIEFAR
Adélaïde de Souza on Wikipedia
New SIEFAR Dictionnaire Briquet

Editors: Emma van den Eynde (update on 12 December 2009)
Janouk de Groot (update on 18 July 2012)
Tanja Badalic (update on 22 August 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 March 2013)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Adélaïde de Souza, the author ()
E 2 Adèle de Sénange, ou lettres de Lord Sydenham (1794)
E 3 Charles et Marie (1802)
E 4 Emilie et Alphonse, ou le danger de se livrer à ses premières impressions (1799)
E 5 Eugène de Rothelin (1808)
E 6 Eugénie et Mathilde, ou les Mémoires de la famille du Comte de Revel (1811)

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