Madame de Staël Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)


Borowitz, Helen O. “The Unconfessed Précieuse: Madame de Staël's Debt to Mademoiselle de Scudéry.” In Nineteenth-Century French Studies 11, Nos. 1 & 2 (Fall-Winter 1982-83): 32-59.

Explores de Staël's use of Mlle de Scudéry's literary self-portrait as a model for her fictional heroine Corinne.

Bruschini, Enrico and Alba Amoia. “Rome's Monuments and Artistic Treasures in Mme de Staël's Corinne (1807): Then and Now.” In Nineteenth-Century French Studies 22, Nos. 3 & 4 (Spring-Summer 1994): 311-47.

Considers Corinne as a “novel-cum-guidebook” to Italian...

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