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People/Characters: La Païva

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Courtesans: Money, Sex and Fame in the Nineteenth Century by Katie Hickman
The Courtesans: The Demi-Monde in Nineteenth-Century France by Joanna Richardson
Elegant Wits and Grand Horizontals by Cornelia Otis Skinner
Grandes Horizontales: The Lives and Legends of Four Nineteenth-Century Courtesans by Virginia Rounding
L'amour à Paris sous le Second Empire; (French Edition) by Pierre de Lano

Character description

La Païva (1819-1884), born Esther Lachmann, was one of the most successful celebrity courtesans in 19th century Paris. She became Countess Henckel von Donnersmarck and reigned as a society hostess for years.

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