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Author: Abrantès, Laure d'

Spouse/other names:Junot | Permon | Abrantès, Duchesse d'
Year of birth:1784
Year of death:1838
About her personal situation:standardizingjul12jdg: Origin • Location where born : Montpellier 06-11-1784 • Location where died : Paris 07-06-1838 National identity • Nationality : French • Mother tongue : French Marital status : married, widowed 1813 Number of children : 4 (2 daughters, 2 sons) Social class : nobility Religion/ideology : unknown

Relations to other authors: Mother of Aubert, Constance

About her professional situation:standardizingjul12jdg: Profession(s) and activities : - fiction writer - historian - salonnière Languages in which she published : - French Collaboration/connections with male authors : - Honoré de Balzac Financial aspects of her career: - Precarious financial situation Memberships : unknown
Elements of bibliography:MENTIONED IN: - Montferrand, Femmes célèbres, 1843 - Henri Carton, Histoire des femmes ecrivains de la France, 1886, p.219. - Larnac 1921 - Beauvoir, Deuxième sexe, 1949 (ed.Folio 1976, p. 355-6) - Buck, Guide Cf. - Gunn, P., Napoléon's "Little Pest": the Duchess of Abrantès. London, 1975. - Toussaint du Wast, N., Laure Junot, duchesse d'Abrantès'. Fanval, 1985. - Margaret Cohen, The sentimental education of the novel. Princeton, 1999. - Nicole Pellegrin (ed.), Histoire d’historiennes. PUSE, 2006.
Websites: Mention on list SIEFAR
Bio D'Abrantès and husband
Centre Sablé
Laure d'Abrantès on Wikipedia

Editors: Emma van den Eynde (update on 12 December 2009)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 22 October 2011)
Janouk de Groot (update on 15 May 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 09 July 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 09 July 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 11 July 2012)
Janouk de Groot (update on 18 July 2012)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 16 February 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 24 June 2013)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 10 June 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 10 June 2014)
Suzan van Dijk (update on 21 July 2014)

Works written by this author

E 1 *Laure D'Abrantès, the author ()
E 2 Catherine II (1835)
E 3 Etienne Saulnier (1842)
E 4 L'Amirante de Castille (1832)
E 5 La Duchesse de Valombray (1838)
E 6 La Vallée des Pyrénées (1842)
E 7 Mémoires (D'Abrantès) (1831)
E 8 Scènes de la vie espagnole (1836)

Authors read by this author

Xreception 1 Divova, Elisaveta Petrovna   -   *Elisaveta Petrovna Divova, the author