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Godeville Madame de (Marie Madeleine Levassor de Latouche de) active 18th century

Overview
Works: 92 works in 115 publications in 1 language and 219 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence 
Roles: Recipient, Author
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Most widely held works about Godeville
 
Most widely held works by Godeville
Lettres à une amoureuse by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres à madame de Godeville 1777-1779 by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( Book )

5 editions published in 1928 in French and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

14 editions published in 1777 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling her that he is responding to her last letter rather than the one he just received because he wants to wait until he is alone to read her most recent letter; saying he won't address her informally using "tu" because the tone of one's language is conditional upon place and time; alluding to a fable by La Fontaine (L'âne et le petit chien); suggesting that they meet at her rooms so she can show him "toute nue" the truth of her feelings for him; returning her book and comparing his interest in reading the book to his interest in her
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

2 editions published in 1777 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praising her letters; mentioning a visit from a priest asking for alms; saying that he is a libertine if libertine means "partisan de la liberté"; reflecting that with him she is sweet and attentive instead of mocking; noting that he wants to be her "indulgent confessor"; musing on the act of making love
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

2 editions published in 1779 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

2 editions published in 1777 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

2 editions published in 1777 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responding to her letter from this morning for the second time; explaining that he did not have time to send his first draft earlier because he is on his guard; saying he has only just read her letter from last night but won't take the blame for it because it was handed over to him under an assumed name; saying she is unjust and he is tormented
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Saying he was deeply affected by one of her letters because it was so dark; telling her he cannot help her since he does not know the people who cause her suffering; mentioning he has his own problems and that what he needs out of a relationship is an escape; regretting they have been wrong about one another; saying he will come visit her tomorrow to talk about this issue; fearing he cannot make her happy; hoping she becomes more reasonable; noting that ultimately they are both crazy
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting that he returned from Versailles because he had too much to do in Paris to lose time to idleness; noting that he still needs 215,000 francs to pay his debt
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reassuring her he is still the same man she fell in love with; lending her 10 Louis; hoping to get a letter from her before he departs; saying he has no hard feeling over her insulting letter
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her that she was extraordinary last night; saying he thinks her tears were not from love or sadness but from her impatience with herself because she did not dare to slap him; narrating the act of making love to her
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1779 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1778 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her that he has not had time to read her last two letters but will read them on his way to Versailles; complaining about how busy he has been; saying that he wants to see her but will not be able to tonight
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her he fainted three times yesterday; describing his symptoms; saying he is feeling better now; being moved by her concern for him; sending her 10 Louis; saying he does not know when he will next have the opportunity to kiss her
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling her he received her letter; discussing why she should not have a child; saying that his child was born despite his wishes and it would be unpardonable for him to plan to have a second child
[Paris], to Madame de Godeville by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais( )

1 edition published in 1777 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Apologizing for the curt note he sent yesterday; pointing out he did not have time earlier to make amends for it; speaking of his frantic life; telling her he must return to Versailles and defer the pleasure of seeing her; asking for her indulgence
 
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Alternative Names
Delatouche, Marie-Madeleine Le Vassor, 17..-17..

Godeville, Madame de (Marie Madeleine Levassor de Latouche de), 18th cent.

Godeville, Marie Madeleine Levassor de Latouche de, active 18th century

La Touche, Marie-Madeleine Le Vassor de, 17..-17..

Latouche de Godeville, Marie Madeleine Lavassor de, active 18th century

Latouche, Marie-Madeleine Le Vassor de, 17..-17..

Le Vassor de La Touche, Marie-Madeleine, 17..-17..

Levassor de Latouche de Godeville, Marie Madeleine, active 18th century

Languages
French (43)