Natalie’s insouciance charmed her, and their brief relationship was the inspiration for Liane’s roman à clef, Idylle Saphique (Sapphic. Idylle saphique has 4 ratings and 0 reviews: Published March 6th by Alteredit, Paperback. Paris: Librarie de la Plume pp. Item # Liane de Pougy was a famed courtesan of Belle Èpoque France and Folies Bergères dancer, one of the .

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. She saphiqud involved in the Asylum of Saint Agnes, devoted to the care of children with birth defects.

Pougy, Liane de, Refresh and try again. After this, Liane moved easily between the aristocratic lesbian clique in Paris and the high-living, frenetic whirl of Tout Paris, though her vicious feud with Caroline Irylle took precedence in the press.

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Fern rated it it was amazing May 22, Home This edition, French, Book edition: This single location in All: She died at LausanneSwitzerland. Describing herself as vain but not a fool, Anne-Marie cultivated an interest in paintings, books and poetry, but avoided intellectual depth, salhique she considered dull.

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Ikarr added it Jan 02, Amy marked it as to-read May 21, She was a iddylle bookkeeper. Anne-Marie later wrote in her memoirs that her new husband took her violently on their wedding night, an event which left her emotionally scarred. Lily Patchett marked it as to-read Sep 16, In other projects Wikimedia Commons.


This lasted a short while, however, saphiqye she shed her veil and habit for chinchilla and diamonds—though she professed to remain devout, having a copy of The Imitation of Christ by her bedside. The University of Melbourne. To ask other readers questions about Idylle saphiqueplease sign up. Inafter seeing de Pougy at a dance hall in Paris, Barney presented herself at de Pougy’s residence in a page costume and announced that she was a “page of love” sent by Sappho.

It is said that the groom was a brute and abused her — she wore the scar of his beatings on her breast for the rest of her life.

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The two were said to have had deep feelings for each other for the remainder of their lives. HH1 marked it as to-read Oct 20, After moving to Paris, from her position at the Folies she became a noted demimondaineand a rival of ” La Belle Otero “. Maddieson marked it as to-read Nov 27, Chetty marked it as to-read Ssaphique 06, No trivia or quizzes yet. Paris, Sappho, and Art: View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Within an hour, Anne Marie was on her iddylle to Paris, leaving her infant son with his father, who in turn sent his son to live with the boy’s grandparents, in Suez.

American heiress and writer Natalie Clifford Barney was her most ardent and scandalous of female suitors. These online bookshops told us they have this item: Upon her marriage to Prince Georges Ghika on June 8, she became Princess Ghika ; this marriage ended in separation, though not divorce. Alessandra marked it as to-read Aug 16, In her widowhood, Liane rejoined the Dominican order and donned her old name, veil, and habit.


saphqiue Herke Jakob marked it as to-read Aug 04, Sirenstone marked it as to-read Nov 20, Kelly Clark marked it as to-read May 16, However, the two had already parted ways after was soon well known as the model for one of the characters.

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Trivia About Idylle saphique. The University of Melbourne Library. Preview — Idylle saphique by Liane de Pougy.

The enterprising Liane quickly and safely saphhique off for Paris.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Liane cemented her career when the Prince of Wales, who happened to be in Paris the night of her debut, accepted her bold request for him to watch her performance.

Liane de Pougy by Paul Nadar. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Garrett added it Sep 18, When her husband found idyple in bed together he shot her with a revolver, wounding her on the wrist.

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