French Women Writers

French Women Writers

by Eva Martin Sartori
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803292244

ISBN-13: 9780803292246

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: UNP - Nebraska Paperback

Fifty-one essays cover the lives and works of the most important women writers in the history of French literature with an emphasis on their experiences as writers, a discussion of their major themes, and brief surveys of critical reactions. Each essay is followed by a bibliography of primary works, a list of titles translated into English, and a selection of critical

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Fifty-one essays cover the lives and works of the most important women writers in the history of French literature with an emphasis on their experiences as writers, a discussion of their major themes, and brief surveys of critical reactions. Each essay is followed by a bibliography of primary works, a list of titles translated into English, and a selection of critical studies. An additional essay describes the trobairitz, the women troubadours of the 12th and 13th centuries. The volume ends with a chronology featuring the dates of events and trends of special significance to French women.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803292246
Publisher:
UNP - Nebraska Paperback
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
632
Product dimensions:
6.01(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.52(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

French Women Writers

Appendix A: Situating Women Writers in French History—A Chronology

Appendix B: List of Authors by Date of Birth

Title Index

Subject Index

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