François René de Chateaubriand Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

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Gladwyn, Cynthia. “Madame Recamier: A Romantic French Salon.” In Affairs of the Mind: The Salon in Europe and America from the 18th to the 20th Century, edited by Peter Quennell, pp. 57-88. Washington, D.C.: New Republic Books, 1980.

Provides an examination of Chateaubriand's involvement with Juliette Recamier, both personally and professionally, and with her literary salon.

Moore, Fabienne. “Chateaubriand's Alter Egos: Napoleon, Madame de Staël and the ‘Indian Savage.’” European Romantic Review 9, no. 2 (spring 1998): 187-200.

Explores the ambivalent relationship between Chateaubriand and de...

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