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(Louise-Florence-Pétronille de Tardieu d'Esclavelles, 1726–1783), novelist, essayist, critic, and philosophe.

Born in Valenciennes, Louise married her first cousin, Denis-Joseph Lalive d'Épinay, and thus entered into the influential financial circle of ...

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