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WOILLEZ, CATHERINE THÉRÈSE. - Emma, ou le Robinson des Demoiselles. 3me édition.

Title: Emma, ou le Robinson des Demoiselles. 3me édition.
Description: Paris, Langlumé et Peltier, 1842.Sm.8vo. Original decorated boards. With engraved frontispiece, engraved titlepage and 2 steelengraved plates. 332 pp.First issued in 1835. - A robinsonnade in which the protagonist is a woman, conceived in the wake of countless imitations of Defoe's masterpiece The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1719). The French author, Woillez (1781-1859), was the author of a large number of novels, mostly children's books. - A popular French Robinsonnade with a female hero.

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Price: EUR 104.50 = appr. US$ 113.58 Seller: Gert Jan Bestebreurtje Rare Books (NVvA/ILAB)
- Book number: 36141