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Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV and the regency

Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy duc de

Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV and the regency

by Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy duc de

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Published by J.B. Millet in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Court and courtiers,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated and abridged by Katharine Prescott Wormeley from the edited collated with the original manuscript by M. Chéruel. --
    SeriesRomances of royalty, Dramas and tragedies of chivalric France
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC130.S2 A4 1909
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26578221M

    Duc de Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon () was a French soldier, diplomat, and noted diarist. A French courtier during the 18th century, today he's best known for his comprehensive multi-volume memoirs, which depict life in France at the time. Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy, duc de, Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV, and the regency. Boston: Hardy, Pratt, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon, duc de.

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    Buy the Paperback Book Memoirs of the Duc De Saint-Simon on the Times of Louis XIV. and the Regency. Translated and Abridg by Louis de Rouvroy duc de 1 Saint-Simon at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. A handsome, single-volume assortment of writings from the extensive diaries of Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon (), more commonly known simply as 'Saint-Simon'. The Duke was a member of the Regency Council and was familiar with the secrets of the Reign of Louis XIV.


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IV Hardcover – January 1, by Duc De Saint-Simon (Author), G. Fortescue (Editor), Prescott Wormeley (Translator) & 0 moreAuthor: Duc De Saint-Simon. Quite an amazing and complete memoir spanning the Duc's whole life at court during Louis XIV and all through the following regency.

He goes beyond the courtly people and their intriguing relationships and provides abundant details on war and economics as well/5(19). Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV. and the regency. Translated and abridged by Katharine Prescott Wormeley, from the ed.

collated with the original manuscript by M. Chéruel. Illustrated with ports. From the original by Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy, duc de, ; Wormeley, Katharine Prescott, Pages: Shelves: memoirs-duc-de-saint-simon For anyone who has a keen interest in French history of the period this book is a lively, informative read.

At times the narrative is plodding -- it's two volumes and a long commitment; I read several other books concurrently as I crept away from it at times -- but I left with a keener understanding of French aristocracy, politics and both the misery and intrigues of the times/5.

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Full text of "Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV, and the regency" See other formats. MEMOIRS OF THE COURT OF LOUIS XIV. AND OF THE REGENCY Being the Secret Memoirs of the Mother of the Regent, MADAME ELIZABETH-CHARLOTTE OF BAVARIA, DUCHESSE D’ORLEANS.

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Saint-Simon is one of the most vividand wittywriters from history, and these lively memoirs are as compelling and enjoyable today as they were when he first chose to write down the story of day-to-day life, love, power, betrayal and intrigue at the Court of the Sun King, Louis XIV." -- Antonia Fraser, author of Love and Louis XIV/5(9).

Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the Times of Louis XIV, and the Regency. Translated and abridged by Katharine Prescott Wormeley. Translated and abridged by Katharine Prescott Wormeley. Boston: Hardy, Pratt, Born: 16 JanuaryHôtel Selvois, Paris, France.

Memoirs of Louis XIV and His Court and of the Regency - Volume 12 by Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon The Abbe Alberoni, having risen by the means I have described, and acquired power by following in the track of the Princesse des Ursins, governed Spain like a master. He had the most ambitious : A genuinely pious and honest man, Saint-Simon's unblinking, eyewitness account of the intrigue, passion, jealousy, and political skullduggery that were part of Louis XIV's rule makes this a supreme The memoirs of the Sun King, one of the most powerful rulers in Western history, written by the Duc de Saint-Simon who was at the very center of Louis XIV's court at Versailles/5(23).

Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the times of Louis XIV. and the regency by Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy duc de,Hardy, Pratt edition, in English.

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