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People/Characters: Suzanne Necker

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Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Gibbon: Making History by Roy Porter
L'abbé F. Galiani: correspondance avec madame d'Ëpinay, madame Necker, madame Geoffrin, etc., Diderot, Gri by Ferdinando Galiani
Madame de Staël by Maria Fairweather
Madame Geoffrin,: Her salon and her times, 1750-1777, by Janet Aldis
Memoirs of My Life by Edward Gibbon
Monday Chats by Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve
The Republic of Letters: A Cultural History of the French Enlightenment by Dena Goodman
Une singulière famille : Jacques Necker, Suzanne Necker et Germaine de Staël by Jean-Denis Bredinnée Curchod
Women of the Salons: Madame Du Deffand, Mademoiselle De Lespinasse, Madame Geoffrin, Madame D' by S. G. Tallentyre

Character description

Suzanne Necker, née Curchod (1737–1794), a famous salonniere, was the wife of French finance minister Jacques Necker and the mother of Germaine de Staël. Earlier in her life, she had been the love of Edward Gibbon.

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