The Sun King

The Sun King

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The Sun King is a dazzling double portrait of Louis XIV and Versailles, the opulent court from which he ruled. With characteristic élan, Nancy Mitford reconstructs the daily life of king and courtiers during France’s golden age, offering vivid sketches of the architects, artists, and gardeners responsible for the creation of the most magnificent palace Europe had yet seen. Mitford lays bare the complex and deadly intrigues in the stateroom and the no less high-stakes… (more)

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Publisher: NYRB Classics (May 08, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 380 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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