2 edition of Memoirs of the Dutchess of Mazarin found in the catalog.
Memoirs of the Dutchess of Mazarin
|Statement||written in her name by the Abbot of St. Real ; with a letter containing a true character of her person and conversation; to which are added some pieces atttributed to Monsieur de St. Evremond, and by him approved.|
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|Number of Pages||208|
The Memoirs of Catherine the Great Robert K. Massie constructed his biography of Catherine the Great relying heavily on material from her memoirs (now published by Random House under the title The Memoirs of Catherine the Great), which provided him with rare, honest views of an eighteenth century royal's life. The Book of the Duchess was written by Geoffrey Chaucer sometime following the death in or of John of Gaunt's first wife Blanche, the Duchess of Lancaster, and features a journey into an imaginative dreamscape where Geoffrey encounters a black knight who has lost a wife named Blanche. It seems intended as a conciliatory, perhaps even a cathartic work, for a man .
Mancini, Duchess of Mazarin. He situates her transgressions in a life "lived to the height of voluptuousness in all degrees." 1. While Lucas displays this excess as an example of the corrupt past, Mazarin's fellow exile and friend. 1. Memoirs of the Lives, Intrigues, and Comical Adventures of the Most Famous Gamesters and. The works of Monsieur de St. Evremond: made English from the French original: with the author's life / by Mr. Des Maizeaux ; to which are added the Memoirs of the Dutchess of Mazarin, written in her name by the Abbot St. Real, &c Saint-Evremond, [ .
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The works of Monsieur de St. Evremond: made English from the French original. With the author's life, by Mr. des Maizeaux. To which are added, the memoirs of the Dutchess of Mazarin, written in her Name by the Abbot St.
Real, &c. The works of Monsieur de St. Evremond: made English from the French original. With the author's life, by Mr. des Maizeaux. To which are added, the memoirs of.
The Memoirs of Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. She goes down in history as one of the first ever women to publish her own memoirs. The diarist John Evelyn claims that Hortense drank herself to death, although this was not proven.
Hortense’s legacy as a royal mistress was carried on by her great-granddaughters, the four famous De Nesle sisters who were all mistress of King Louis XV. Hard Cover.
Condition: Good. No Jacket. I4 - A Royal Edition de Luxe (# of ) hardcover book in good condition that has some bumped corners, scattered chipping, stains, and dent, chipping and scuffing on the page edges, lightly moisture soiled, light tanning and shelf wear with no dust jacket.
Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz. Hortense Mancini, Duchesse de Mazarin (6 June – 2 July ), was a niece of Cardinal Mazarin, chief minister of France, and a mistress of Charles II, King of England, Scotland and was the fourth of the five famous Mancini sisters, who, along with two of their female Martinozzi cousins, were known at the court of King Louis XIV of France as the MazarinettesBorn: 6 JuneRome, Papal States.
Memoirs of a Canadian Duchess [Gladys Wilson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Book of the Duchess, also known as The Deth of Blaunche, is the earliest of Chaucer's major poems, preceded only by his short poem, "An ABC", and possibly by his translation of The Romaunt of the on the themes and title of the poem, most sources put the date of composition after 12 September, (when Blanche of Lancaster died) and before.
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The vagabond duchess: The life of Hortense Mancini, duchesse Mazarin, [Hartmann, Cyril Hughes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The vagabond duchess: The life of Hortense Mancini, duchesse MazarinAuthor: Cyril Hughes Hartmann. "The Memoirs of Catherine the Great", edited by Dominique Maroger.
Peter the Great set the stage that allowed for a string of powerful women to dominate 18th century Russia. Catherine, along with her predecessors, through art, architecture and fashion, bequeathed Russia with unique sense of style, a kind of femininity that had not before /5.
The Book of the Duchess; The Parliament of Fowls. Links for further study on The Book of the Duchess. Links for further study on the works of Chaucer: Essays, introductions, summaries, backgrounds, audio files, biographies, bibliographies, etc.
[and] Memoirs of Marguerite de Valois, Queen of Navarre, written by herself. [and] Memoirs of Cardinal de Retz. Containing all the great events during the minority of Louis XIV and the administration of Cardinal Mazarin. [and] Memoirs of Madame la Marquise de. Fluent in French, Russian, and German, Catherine published political theory, journalism, comedies, operas, and history, while writing thousands of letters as she corresponded with Voltaire and other public figures.
The Memoirs of Catherine the Great provides an unparalleled window into eighteenth-century Russia and the mind of an absolute : Random House Publishing Group.
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NPR coverage of The Memoirs of Catherine the Great by Mark Cruse, Hilde Hoogenboom, Empress of Russia Catherine II, and Catherine. News, Author: Mark Cruse. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.
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The Cardinal turned down the proposal, believing that Charles had no prospects. Hortense married one of the richest men in France, but she was miserable.
Her husband was abusive, possessive, and suffered from religious mania. Memoirs of the Dutchess of Mazarin. A Letter containing the Picture and Character of the Dutchess of Mazarin.
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