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The Resource The kings' mistresses : the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin, Elizabeth C. Goldsmith

The kings' mistresses : the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin, Elizabeth C. Goldsmith

Label
The kings' mistresses : the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin
Title
The kings' mistresses
Title remainder
the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth C. Goldsmith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The little-known story of two spirited sisters who flaunted every social convention of 17th century Europe in their determination to live independently
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldsmith, Elizabeth C
Dewey number
944/.03309252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DC130.M3
LC item number
G65 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mancini, Maria
  • Mazarin, Hortense Mancini
  • Louis
  • Mistresses
  • Women
  • France
Label
The kings' mistresses : the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin, Elizabeth C. Goldsmith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Historical prologue -- The cardinal's nieces at the court of France -- The Duchess Mazarin -- Marie's Rome -- A runaway duchess -- On the road -- Savoy and beyond -- Hortense's London -- Madrid -- Divorce -- "Dust and ashes"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 256 p.
Isbn
9781586488895
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011045731
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • ocn744287648
  • (OCoLC)744287648
Label
The kings' mistresses : the liberated lives of Marie Mancini, Princess Colonna, and her sister Hortense, Duchess Mazarin, Elizabeth C. Goldsmith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Historical prologue -- The cardinal's nieces at the court of France -- The Duchess Mazarin -- Marie's Rome -- A runaway duchess -- On the road -- Savoy and beyond -- Hortense's London -- Madrid -- Divorce -- "Dust and ashes"
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 256 p.
Isbn
9781586488895
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011045731
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • ocn744287648
  • (OCoLC)744287648

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