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Madame de Baronne de Staël-Holstein, 1766–1817, French novelist, essayist, poet, and philosopher.
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At any rate it is a famous book, and Madame de Stael is a very celebrated author.Rollo in Geneva|Jacob Abbott
A good deal of biographical pains has been spent, as has been already more than once hinted, on Madame de Stael.Corinne, Volume 1 (of 2)|Mme de Stael
In Madame de Stael we encounter a truly redoubtable figure in literature.
Madame de Stael was singularly fortunate in heredity on both sides of her parentage.
From this we draw our illustrations by specimen of the literary quality of Madame de Stael.
British Dictionary definitions for Staël
/ (French stal) /
Madame de . full name Baronne Anne Louise Germaine (née Necker) de Staël-Holstein . 1766–1817, French writer, whose works, esp De l'Allemagne (1810), anticipated French romanticism
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