Show Summary Details

Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD REFERENCE (www.oxfordreference.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 20 February 2020

Auneuil, Louise de Bossigny, comtesse d’ (d. 1700?) French writer of fairy tales. 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales
Author(s):
Lewis C. SeifertLewis C. Seifert

Virtually nothing is known of d’Auneuil’s life, save that she had connections with the high society of her day and probably held a salon. Her works reflect the light-hearted social milieu for which many fairy tales were written in France at the turn of the 18th century. D’Auneuil’s collection, ... ...

Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us.