Definition of de Staël, Madame in English:

de Staël, Madame

Line breaks: Ma¦dame de Staël
Pronunciation: /də ˈstɑːl
, də stal/
( 1766–1817), French novelist and critic, a precursor of the French romantics, born Anne Louise Germaine Necker. Her best-known critical work, De l’Allemagne (1810), introduced late 18th-century German writers and thinkers to France.

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