Valrose, Eglantine de

POET (FRANCE)
BORN 12 Sep 1869, Bergerac, Dordogne - DIED 19 Jun 1955, Bergerac, Dordogne
REAL NAME Dumas, Louise Léa
GRAVE LOCATION Bergerac, Dordogne: Cimetière Protestant du Pont Saint-Jean, Route de la Force

Eglantine de Valrose was the pseudonym of Louise Léa Dumas from Bergerac. Under this name she published several volumes of poetry, among them "Les Aventures merveilleuses du petit prince Ratiki" (1931) and "Amour" (1949).

In 1898 she had married Elie Georgeval. She died in Bergerac in 1955 and was buried at the Cimetière Protestant du Pont Saint-Jean.

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The grave of Eglantine de Valrose at the Cimetière Protestant du Pont Saint-Jean, Bergerac.
Picture by Androom (10 May 2017)

 


Varnay, Astrid

Published: 28 May 2017
Last update: 28 May 2017