Flore, Jeanne (fl. early 16th c.)

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Flore, Jeanne (fl. early 16th c.)

French short-story writer. Fl. in early 16th century.

Used female narrators in stories of scorned lovers, and advocated free love for women; wrote 2 sets of novellas, Les Comptes amoureux and Pugnition de l'Amour contempné (1530–40).