The maiden of Tonnerre : the vicissitudes of the chevalier and the chevalière d'Eon / Charles d'Eon de Beaumont ; translated and edited by Roland A. Champagne, Nina Ekstein, Gary Kates.

Author
Eon de Beaumont, Charles Geneviève Louis Auguste André Timothée d', 1728-1810 [Browse]
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Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.
Description
xxiv, 207 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Summary note
Chevalier d'Eon de Beaumont was a diplomat and spy, who was compelled by Louis XVI to dress as a woman. This volume contains his autobiography as well as stories of women who concealed their sex to enter religious orders.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-198) and index.
ISBN
0801866871 (alk. paper)
LCCN
00011754
OCLC
45137449
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