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Autoportrait de femme en latiniste absente
Lucy Hutchinson ou le récit de la rencontre et de la perte

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Autoportraits, autofictions de femmes à l’époque moderne. Savoirs et fabrique d’identité
  • Author: Soubbotnik (Michael)
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  • Abstract: In The Memoirs of Colonel Hutchinson, Lucy Hutchinson not only built a vibrant vindication of her late beloved husband, but also wrote an impressive account of the English Civil War. The genre demanded that this remarkably talented and knowledgeable woman remain self-effaced behind the man she praised. Here we find her, however, as much self-enhanced as self-effaced in the guise of the great latinist she was, author of the first complete translation of Lucretius in verse.
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  • Pages: 113 to 128
  • Last edition: 2018
  • Collection: Masculine/ Feminine in Modern Europe, n° 14
  • Subcollection: XVIe siècle, n° 2

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-07236-2
  • ISSN: 2111-6970
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-07238-6.p.0113
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 03-29-2018
  • Language: French
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