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L’enfant trouvé de Crébillon fils à Madame Riccoboni
Variations du roman libertin au roman sentimental

  • Publication type: Article from a collective work
  • Collective work: Enfants perdus, enfants trouvés. Dire l’abandon en Europe du xvie au xviiie siècle
  • Author: Charrier-Vozel (Marianne)
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  • Abstract: This contribution compares the topic of exposure in the libertine novel of Crebillon fils, The Happy Orphans (1754), and Mrs. Riccoboni’s sentimental novels, Letters of Sophie de Valliere (1772) and Letters of Lord Rivers (1776). Recurring patterns, transformations and diversions may be traced, revelatory of the processes and the evolution of an « exposure littérature » that was a cornerstone of the the eighteenth-century Romancie.
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  • Pages: 321 to 332
  • Last edition: 2015
  • Collection: Encounters, n° 103

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  • ISBN: 978-2-8124-3390-0
  • ISSN: 2103-5636
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-8124-3392-4.p.0321
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Parution date: 03-20-2015
  • Language: French
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