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Claire de Duras on the Price of Knowledge

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Project Gutenberg Under 100 #1 Ourika by Claire de Duras

Claire de Duras Not much is known about the life of Claire de Duras. What we do know of her is that she was a duchess of Duras. She was born in France but had moved to London during the French Revolution. There she met another French exile who will influence her career greatly Chateaubriand. […]