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An eighteenth century marquise

a study of Émilie Du Châtelet and her times

by Frank Hamel

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Published by S. Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voltaire, 1694-1778.,
  • Du Châtelet, Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil, marquise, 1706-1749.,
  • Salons.,
  • France -- Court and courtiers.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Hamel ... with frontispiece and sixteen illustrations
    The Physical Object
    Pagination384 p.
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24153868M
    OCLC/WorldCa37220247

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