Drottning Kristinas brev till Ebba Sparre - galanta brev eller kärleksbrev?

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Queen Christina's of Sweden three letters to countess Ebba Sparre, written 1655 - 1657, are analyzed in relation to two epistolary models, the "lettre galante" and "la lettre d'amour" as they were understood by aristocrats and feminists in France in the 17th Century. Christina wrote both accordingly the "galante" model" and to the "lettre d'amour" model, but specifically to the male type of the "lettre d'amour".
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLiv, lust och litteratur : festskrift till Lisbeth Larsson
EditorsKristina Hermansson, Christian Lenemark, Cecilia Pettersson
PublisherMakadam förlag
ISBN (Print)978-91-7061-147-6
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Languages and Literature


  • Queen Christina of Sweden
  • lettre galante
  • lettre d'amour
  • epistolary models


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