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Sand(sănd, säNd), George Pen name of Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, Baroness Dudevant. 1804-1876.
French writer whose novels, plays, and essays concern the freedom and independence of women. Among her works are the novels Lélia (1833) and Consuelo (1842).
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