Pets and their Couples: Chardin, Charriere, Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, and Marivaux

Pets and their Couples: Chardin, Charriere, Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, and Marivaux

by Servanne Woodward

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783034321105
Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/06/2016
Series: Natur, Wissenschaft und die Kuenste / Nature, Science and the Arts / Nature, Science et les Arts Series , #15
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

About the Author

Dr. Servanne Woodward teaches eighteenth-century literature at the University of Western Ontario after obtaining her degrees from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She has published on Chardin, Vigée-Lebrun, Marivaux, Rousseau, Diderot, and women educators. She studied history of arts at the Université d’Aix-en-Provence.

Table of Contents

Contents: «The Bird-Organ» («La Serinette») 1751–1753, by Jean Baptiste Siméon Chardin (1699–1779) – «It’s not the cat!» The subject of Mr. and Mistress Henley’s fight – «Caress Fidele for me» Paul et Virginie by Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (1737–1814) – «Are you a person?»: libertines and sentimentaires according to Pierre Carlet Chamblain de Marivaux (1688–1763).

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