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date: 27 February 2020

Lhéritier de Villandon, Marie-Jeanne (?1664–1734) French writer. 

The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales
Lewis C. SeifertLewis C. Seifert

Daughter of a Royal Historiographer and the niece of Charles *Perrault, Lhéritier received an exceptional education for a woman of her day. Although little is known of her early life, she became a prominent participant in literary circles of the 1690s and 1700s, contributed frequently to the ... ...

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