Caroline de Lichtfield

ou Mémoires extraits des papiers d'une famille prussienne

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Author: Madame de Montolieu (Elisabeth-Jeanne-Pauline Polier de Bottens, puis Madame de Crousaz, puis Isabelle, baronne de Montolieu)
Published: 1786
Language: French
Wordcount: 132,322 / 430 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 743
Added to site: 2008.10.08
mnybks.net#: 22282
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noncer une histoire à une fille de quinze ans, et ne pas la lui raconter, c'est une chose impossible.

Voilà Caroline à genoux: elle prie; elle presse; elle joint ses petites mains avec ardeur, elle baise celles de la plus tendre amie; et cette amie, qui ne pouvait rien lui refuser, qui d'ailleurs aimait beaucoup à parler, et surtout d'elle-même, qui depuis longtemps n'a de confidents que les arbres de ses bosquets, cède enfin, et raconte très-longuement à Caroline, attentive, ce que nous allons dire le plus brièvement possible.

La baronne de Rindaw n'avait pas toujours vécu dans la retraite.

Première dame d'honneur de la reine, sa beauté a fait jadis grand bruit à la cour, et lui valut bien des hommages. Elle distingua bientôt, dans le nombre de ses adorateurs, le baron de Lichtfield, depuis père de Caroline, mais alors libre, jeune, et, au dire de la tendre baronne, le plus beau, le plu

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