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The love letters of a Portuguese nun

Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne vicomte de Guilleragues

The love letters of a Portuguese nun

being the letters written by Marianna Alcaforado to Noël Bouton de Chamilly, count of St. Leger (later marquis of Chamilly) in the year 1668

by Gabriel Joseph de Lavergne vicomte de Guilleragues

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Published by Cassell publishing co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoforado, Mariana, 1640-1723 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated by R.H.
    ContributionsAlcoforado, Mariana, 1640-1723., H., R., tr., R. H., tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1799.G795 L413 1890
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., 148 p.
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6928456M
    LC Control Number03014520

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The story of Mariana Alcoforado, a seventeenth century Portuguese nun involved in a clandestine love affair with a French soldier, became a literary mystery upon the publication of her love letters which some allege were actually written by another.

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However, the book "Letters of a Portuguese Nun: Uncovering the Mystery Behind a 17th Century Forbidden Love" by Myriam Cyr argues that Mariana Alcoforado did, in fact, exist — and that, as an educated nun of the period, she could have written the letters; that the letters show characteristics suggesting a Portuguese original, and that.

The Portuguese Letters: Love Letters of a Nun to a French Officer (Paperback) Published November 28th by Bennett-Edwards Paperback, 78 pages. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and This very slight volume restores to print a work first published anonymously in (as Les Lettres Portuguaises), comprising five emotional letters sent to a ""gentleman of breeding"" by a cloistered nun, herself a ""highborn woman"" enmeshed ""in a state of unreserved idolisation"" for the lover from whom she painfully (if rather rapidly) frees herself.

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