memoirs of Madame Roland by Marie-Jeanne Roland de la PlatiГЁre

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Published by Barrie & Jenkins in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • France -- Politics and government -- Revolution, 1789-1799.

Edition Notes

Translated from the French.

Book details

StatementMarie-Jeanne Roland ; translated and edited by Evelyn Shuckburgh.
ContributionsShuckburgh, Evelyn S.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC155
The Physical Object
Pagination(256)p.,(16)p. of plates :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21995576M
ISBN 100712620974

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Madame Lebrun brought out her Memoirs at the suggestion of her friend, the Princess Dolgoruki, in The authoress was born inat Paris, where she died in She was the daughter of Louis Vigée, an obscure portrait painter. Her baptismal name was Marie Louise Elisabeth. In Madame Roland wrote her memoirs in prison while awaiting execution.

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Madame Roland, born Marie-Jeanne Phlippon, the sole surviving child of eight pregnancies, was born to Gratien Phlippon and Madame Phlippon in March From her early years she was a successful, enthusiastic, and talented student.

In her youth she studied literature, music and drawing. —Madame Roland. The year was a busy one for Madame Roland, and she anonymously entered one of the numerous literary competitions sponsored by the intellectual discussion groups of the day.

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About this Item. Title The Test of a Man, by O. Lawrence Hawthorne Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. USA The private memoirs of Madame Roland Gullans & Espey cites ed., rather than this earlier ed.

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