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Rediscover Madame de Genlis' educational center

Rediscover Madame de Genlis’ educational center

I was a weak, lazy and cowardly boy. She made me a fairly bold and kind-hearted man ” It is with these words that Louis-Philippe would have paid homage to Madame de Genlis, the first woman to accede to the post of governor of princes, and who took charge of her education. If the aristocrats of the XVIII th  century entrusted […] … learn more→