Marie-Catherine d'Aulnoy Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Seifert, Lewis C. “Marie-Catherine le Jumel de Barneville, Comtesse d'Aulnoy.” In French Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Source Book, edited by Eva Martin Satori, pp. 11-20. New York: Greenwood, 1991.

Gives a brief biography of d'Aulnoy and an overview of her works; lists major publications in French and English.


Carpasso, Ruth Carver. “Madame d'Aulnoy and the Comedy of Transformation.” Papers on French Seventeenth Century Literature 14, no. 27 (1987): 575-88.

Describes fanciful transformations as the center of d'Aulnoy's humor in her fairy tales, focusing...

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