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Louis and Antoinette

by Vincent Cronin

  • 336 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kings and rulers,
  • Biography,
  • Queens

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Vincent Cronin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC137 .C76 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination445 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24764935M
    ISBN 100688003311
    LC Control Number74015762

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Louis and Antoinette by Vincent Cronin, , Morrow edition, in English Louis and Antoinette ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 1.   Louis and Antoinette by Cronin, Vincent. Publication date Topics Louis XVI, King of France, , Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by LannetteF on Septem Pages:

    Louis XVI is crowned King of France and the new Queen Marie Antoinette accompanies him to Reims for the coronation ceremony. Despite the growing poverty and unrest among the French working class, Marie Antoinette continues her spending sprees and remains indifferent to the struggles of the people.   Parents need to know that Antoinette, by Kelly DiPucchio (Grace for President) and Caldecott Honoree Christian Robinson (Last Stop on Market Street), is a sequel to their book Gaston featuring pups in Paris. This one focuses on Antoinette, who solves a mystery by following her nose to a famous statue at the Louvre, the Winged Victory of Samothrace.5/5.

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It covers both Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, from their early lives to their deaths, and is wonderfully researched and cleverly written.

Vincent Cronin uses primary sources - letters, diaries, first hand accounts, rather than the work of other historians, and in doing so presents a more realistic biography of the King and Queen/5. Vincent Cronin's "Louis and Antoinette" still shines among the top biographies of the tragic royal couple.

Like Nesta Webster, Cronin understood that they needed to be studied together in order to understand their decisions, their mistakes, their loves and their martyrdom. This book especially excels as a portrait of Louis, demolishing the myth Cited by: 1. Louis Antoinette Paris. 18K likes. Vêtements de Créateur à faire soi-même, proposés en patrons de couture ou kits contenant le tissu et la mercerie nécessaire pour réaliser son vêtement/5(55).

Louis and Antoinette. New York: Morrow,© (OCoLC) Named Person: Louis, King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France; Louis, King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Cronin.

Thankfully, I read Deborah Cadbury's book The Lost King of France: The Tragic Story of Marie-Antoinette's Favourite Son right after and gained a much clearer and concise overview of this event and the whole of the French Revolution, for that matter.

Furthermore, her writing style is unclear and she often mentions the numerous family and Cited by: Louis, King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of Louis and Antoinette book Louis, King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France; König XVI) Ludwig (Frankreich; Königin) Marie Antoinette (Frankreich Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Cronin.

Find more information. “Motherhood had been metamorphosing Marie Antoinette into a more grounded and responsible woman. Her pregnancies had necessitated several months' absence from her usual round of gay amusements and she discovered that it was more fun to spend time with her children than it had been to play faro deep into the wee hours of the morning.

Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise of Pompadour (/ ˈ p ɒ m p ə d ʊər /, French: [pɔ̃paduʁ] (); 29 December – 15 April ), commonly known as Madame de Pompadour, was a member of the French was the official chief mistress of Louis XV from toand remained influential as court favourite until her death.

Pompadour took charge of the king's schedule and was a Born: 29 DecemberParis, Kingdom of France. The tragic life of Marie Antoinette, rich in conflicting detail, remains a biographer's challenge, and Antonia Fraser's richly human yet evenhanded account is a reader's delight.

InMarie Antoinette, a wed the awkward year-old who in became Louis XVI.4/5(45). Marie-Antoinette, in full Marie-Antoinette-Josèphe-Jeanne d’Autriche-Lorraine (Austria-Lorraine), originally German Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna von Österreich-Lothringen, (born November 2,Vienna, Austria—died OctoParis, France), Austrian queen consort of King Louis XVI of France (–93).

Her name is associated with the decline in the moral authority of the. View the profiles of people named Antoinette Louis. Join Facebook to connect with Antoinette Louis and others you may know. Facebook gives people the. Louis XVI and his advisers tried to impose a more representative system of taxation, but the nobility resisted.

(The popular press blamed Marie Antoinette for this–she was known as “Madame. Buy a cheap copy of Louis and Antoinette book by Vincent Cronin. In this dual biography of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette the author assesses the lives of two of history's most consistently misrepresented figures.

He emphasizes Free shipping over $/5(2). Antonia Fraser is the author of many internationally bestselling historical works, including Love and Louis XIV, Marie Antoinette, which was made into a film by Sofia Coppola, The Wives of Henry VIII, Mary Queen of Scots, Faith and Treason: The Story of the Gunpowder Plot, and Perilous Question: Reform or Revolution.

Britain on the Brink, /5(). New book says Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette sexually incompatible. History says king's impotence made queen promiscuous, but new research reveals the unfortunate medical truth. Monday, Octo By Michael Woods, Post-Gazette National Bureau.

Louis and Marie-Antoinette were waiting together, watching the flickering light at the window with growing apprehension. When the flame went out, "suddenly a dreadful noise, absolutely like thunder," wrote Madame Campan, was heard in the outer apartment/5(6). Brilliantly written, Marie Antoinette is a work of impeccable scholarship.

Drawing on a wealth of family letters and other archival materials, Antonia Fraser successfully avoids the hagiography of some the French queen's admirers and the misogyny of many of her critics. I feel the universe is going to fall on me,"" Louis XVI said upon becoming king. And so it did.

Cronin, author of Louis X1V, Napoleon Bonaparte () and several other ornate, flowery historical excursions has excelled himself in this simpering biography of the king and queen who were swept away by the French Revolution.

Antoinette at her execution was, we learn, ""overcome by exhaustion and. The reign of Louis XVI, the final Bourbon king of France, was a varied and eventful one, but when we think of him and his queen Marie Antoinette, certain Author: Joe Mcgasko. Historically called frivolous pleasure-seekers which cost them their heads, Louis XVI of France and his Queen, Antoinette, here emerge in a quite different light.

Against the backdrop of a glittering court, their relationship and personalities unfold toward the violent upheavals of revolution in This brilliantly researched dual biography. Preview this book» What people are Louis XVI. and Marie Antoinette, Volume 2 Andrew Haggard Full view - View all».Compare this portrait of Louis XVI's reign to other histories and accounts you've read about the period.

Imagine a companion volume to Abundance: this one recounts essentially the same events as the original, but it is told in Louis XVI's voice instead of Marie Antoinette's.

How would this alternate novel be different in terms of perspective.Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. InLouis, dauphin de France (also known as Louis Ferdinand), the son of French monarch Louis XV, died.

His death left the king's year-old grandson, Louis Born: