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Waleria, czyli listy Gustawa de Linar do Ernesta de G…
Valérie, or the Letters of Gustave de Linar to Ernest de G…

Author(s): Juliana Barbara de Krüdener
Subject(s): Studies of Literature, French Literature, Theory of Literature
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: Barbara Juliana de Krüdener; sentimental novel; feminine novel; Valérie; Gustave; romantic hero; sentimentalism; pre-Romanticism; Enlightenment
Summary/Abstract: The translation of Barbara Juliana de Krüdener’s French sentimental novel (Valérie, ed. 1804) made by Maria Ciostek. The publication contains the research essay and the preface written by the translator, providing the comprehensive overview of the life and work of the author. The novel had a significant influence on development of the world literature, also Polish, at the turn of the 18th and the 19th centuries. The references to the book can be found in the works of A. Mickiewicz, Maria Wirtemberska née Czartoryska, J. Lipiński, J.U. Niemcewicz. A very good, stylistically uniform translation, valuable for the literary scholars and researchers in the sentimental novel of the Enlightenment and the European Romanticism.

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-2893-7
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-2885-2
  • Page Count: 240
  • Publication Year: 2017
  • Language: Polish