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Marie Antoinette

the journey

by Antonia Fraser

  • 107 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, 1755-1793,
    • Queens -- France -- Biography,
    • France -- History -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 451-463) and index.

      StatementAntonia Fraser.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC137.1 .F73 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 488 p., [48] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages488
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3619126M
      ISBN 100297819089
      LC Control Number2002392466

      Apr 13,  · The revelation comes two months prior to the release of a new book, I Love You Madly—Marie-Antoinette: The Secret Letters, due to hit British and Author: Erin Zaleski. (Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette before the Revolution by Nesta Webster, p. 21) It was at the Opera ball on January 30 that Marie-Antoinette chatted with Count Fersen behind her mask, in the presence of her husband and in-laws, but no eyebrows were raised by this playful incident. The Empress Maria Theresa was more concerned with her daughter.

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      Sep 01,  · Marie Antoinette audiobook, by Antonia Fraser The national bestseller from the acclaimed author of The Wives of Henry VIII. France’s beleaguered queen, Marie Antoinette, wrongly accused of uttering the infamous “Let them eat cake,” was the subject of ridicule and curiosity even before her death; she has since been 3/5. Feb 14,  · This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.


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Jan 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France by Charles Duke Yonge - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Aug 31,  · 1. Marie Antoinette was born an Austrian princess. Born in Vienna, Austria, inArchduchess Marie Antoinette was the 15th and last child of Holy Roman Emperor Francis I.

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Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. InLouis, dauphin de France (also known as Louis Ferdinand), the son of French monarch Louis XV, died.

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Her name is associated with the decline in the moral authority of the French monarchy in the closing years of the ancien regime. Her actions during the French Revolution contributed to the overthrow of the monarchy in August Oct 29,  · A new look which fundamentally overturns our understanding of this famously "out of touch" queen Who was the real Marie-Antoinette?

She was mistrusted and reviled in her own time, and today she is portrayed as a lightweight incapable of understanding the events that engulfed her.