Bourette, Charlotte Rouyer (1714–1784)

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Bourette, Charlotte Rouyer (1714–1784)

French poet. Name variations: Charlotte Bourette; La Muse Limonadière. Born 1714 in France; died 1784.

Father and 2 husbands were limonadiers, makers of non-alcoholic beverages; ran Café Allemand in the rue Croix-des-Petits-Champs, Paris, where dissertations and plays were read; published selection of verse La Muse limonadiére (1755) and play La Coquette punie.