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In Majorca, in 1823, a French general, Armand de Montriveau, overhears a cloistered nun singing in a chapel; he insists on speaking to her. She is Antoinette, for five years he has searched... See full summary »
The novel Duchess Langeais is reading is the 1802 book "Delphine" by Germaine de Staël. It examines the limits of women's freedom in an aristocratic society, and the author was exiled by Napoleon.
When Armand is reading the final letter of the Duchess, a wall socket is visible.
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