Constant de Rebecque


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Con·stant de Re·becque

 (kôN-stäN′ də rə-bĕk′), Benjamin 1767-1830.
French writer and politician who was exiled in 1802 for denouncing Napoleon's machinations. He is best known for the novel Adolphe (1816), inspired by his affair with Madame de Staël.

Con•stant de Re•becque

(kɔ̃ˈstɑ̃ də rəˈbɛk)
n.
Henri Benjamin (Benjamin Constant), 1767–1830, French statesman and author.
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Henri-Benjamin Constant de Rebecque (25 October 1767-8 December 1830), or simply Benjamin Constant, was a Swiss-French political activist and writer on politics and religion.
Benjamin Constant de Rebecque (1767-1830), por su parte, filosofo, escritor y politico frances de origen suizo, era miembro del parlamento frances, hemiciclo en el que se baila cotidianamente por la idea de la Monarquia Liberal para Francia (o el Liberalismo Monarquico), a la maneta inglesa.
Benjamin Constant de Rebecque (1767-1830), escritor y figura politica francesa, que contribuyo al desarrollo del romanticismo y al de la novela psicologica.
Her full name was Isabella Agneta Elisabeth van Tuyll von Serooskerchen; his was David-Louis, Baron de Constant de Rebecque, Seigneur d'Hermenches et de Villars-Mendraz.

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