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Author: Tyzenhaus de Choiseul-Gouffier, Sophie de

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Year of birth:1790
Year of death:1878
About her personal situation:Born in a noble family of Tyzenhaus. Married to a French immigrant O. de Choiseul-Gouffier, owner of Plateliai manor. She was a close friend of the Emperor of Russia Alexander I. Corresponded with Alfred de Musset and was acquainted with Alexandre Dumas.

Countries:France - Russia - Poland - Lithuania
Relations to other authors:
Acquaintance of Puzynina, Gabriela

About her professional situation:One of the first Lithuanian women writers. Wrote in French: historical novels based on real facts from Lithuanian history. Noblewoman. IB
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Editors: Ingrida Bakutyte (create on 29 May 2011)
Ingrida Bakutyte (update on 30 May 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 09 June 2011)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 09 June 2011)
Ingrida Bakutyte (update on 10 June 2011)
Ingrida Bakutyte (update on 13 June 2011)

Works written by this author

E 1 Barbe Radwill: roman historique (1820)
E 2 Gertrude des Comtes Komorowski Comtesse Félix Potocka : faits historiques recueillis (1875)
E 3 Halina Oginska, ou les Suédois en Pologne, par la Csse de Choiseul-Gouffier, née Csse de Tisenhauz (1839)
E 4 Le Nain politique, roman historique (1826)
E 5 Mémoires historiques sur l'empereur Alexandre et la cour de Russie (1829)
E 6 Réminiscences sur l'empereur Alexandre Ier et sur l'empereur Napoléon Ier (1862)
E 7 Vladislas Jagellon et Hedwige, ou la Réunion de la Lithuanie à la Pologne, nouvelle historique (1824)

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