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Letter

Adèle-Athénaïs Mialaret (Athénaïs) Michelet

1826–99

French author and natural historian. Taught in Vienna. Married Jules Michelet as his second wife in 1849. Collaborated in his work on L’Oiseau, L’Insecte, and La Mer; Jules Michelet’s literary executor. Published natural history and other works in her own right.

Sources

BLC

Larousse du XXe siècle.