Lives of the Most Eminent French Writers
Volume 2Book - 1800?
Volume two of this series, which was published in a five volume collection entitled Cabinet Cyclopaedia. The series was aimed at educating the middle-class during the 19th century. This volume includes biographies on Voltaire, Rousseau, Condorcet, Mirabeau, Madame Roland and Madame de Stael. Shelley interjects her opinion about the role of women in Rousseau's Julie, or the New Heloise, Rousseau's best-selling novel.
Publisher: Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard, [1800?]
Characteristics: 1 online resource (334 p.)