Marie-Jeanne Roland Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Winegarten, Renée. “Marie Jeanne Phlipon (Manon) Roland de la Platière (1754-1793).” In French Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Source Book, edited by Eva Martin Satori, pp. 380-89. New York: Greenwood, 1991.

Gives a brief biography of Roland and an overview of her works, listing major publications in French and English.


Blind, Mathilde. Madame Roland. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1886, 255 p.

Exemplifies the novel-like biographies that idealize Roland as a model of feminine heroism and virtue.

Young, Catherine. A Lady Who Loved...

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