Marguerite de Navarre





Marguerite de Navarre


Born
in Angoulême, France
January 30, 1492

Died
October 02, 1549

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Marguerite de Navarre, also known as Marguerite d'Angoulême and Margaret of Navarre, was the queen consort of King Henry II of Navarre. As patron of humanists and reformers, and as an author in her own right, she was an outstanding figure of the French Renaissance. Samuel Putnam called her "The First Modern Woman".

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Recipe for a Happy Life

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Theatre Et Nouvelles

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