People/Characters: Pauline Leon

People/Characters by cover

1–2 of 2 ( show all )

Works (2)

City of Darkness, City of Light by Marge Piercy
Liberty: The Lives and Times of Six Women in Revolutionary France by Lucy Moore

Related tags


Character description

Pauline Leon (b. 1768), a chocolate-maker in Paris, was a prominent political figure of the French Revolution. With Claire Lacombe, she founded the Revolutionary Republican Women club. She married Jean-Theophilus Leclerc, a leader of the party known as the Enragés.

Related places

Related events


Imprinted (10), DisassemblyOfReason (2), xicanti (1)
About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,560,209 books! | Top bar: Always visible