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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Clémence Auguste Royer

1830–1902

French author and economist. Studied natural science and philosophy in Switzerland. In Lausanne in 1859, founded a course on logic for women. Translated Origin into French in 1862.

Further Reading

For more information see:

http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/gender/2011/08/11/one-of-the-cleverest-and-oddest-women-in-europe/

Sources

Dictionnaire universel des contemporains

Harvey 1997.