Memoirs of Duc de Saint-Simon. : a shortened version Vol. 1, 1691-1709 (Book, 1999) [University of Washington Libraries]
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Memoirs of Duc de Saint-Simon. : a shortened version Vol. 1, 1691-1709

Author: Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon, duc de.; Lucy Norton
Publisher: London : Prion, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Summary:
The Duc de Saint-Simon spent over 30 years at the court of Versailles. This volume of his memoirs captures the extraordinary atmosphere of Europe's most splendorous court and the intrigue, jealousy and passions that thrived there.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Named Person: Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon, duc de.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon, duc de.; Lucy Norton
ISBN: 1853753521 9781853753527
Language Note: Translated from the French.
OCLC Number: 1159744964
Notes: This translation originally published: as Historical memoirs of the duc de Saint-Simon. London: Hamilton. 1967.
Description: 566p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: 1691-1709
Historical memoirs of the duc de Saint-Simon
Responsibility: edited and translated by Lucy Norton.

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The court of Louis XIV was unequalled for splendour in Europe's history, a hotbed of intrigue and political skullduggery. The Duc de Saint-Simon was a man of political skill and influence at the  Read more...
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