Madame De Pompadour

Madame De Pompadour

Mistress of France

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
A portrait of Louis XV's famous mistress depicts her as a self-made woman who rose from anonymity in early eighteenth-century Paris to a person of influence in Versailles, describing her training, numerous transformations, marriage, and romance with the king.

Blackwell North Amer
This new biography of the legendary mistress of King Louis XV of France offers a dramatic insight into the life of one of the most enchanting, powerful, and feared women to grace the world's stage.
Christine Pevitt Algrant presents a new biography of the most famous of Louis XV's mistresses. From her modest beginnings in early eighteenth-century Paris, to her reign as the undisputed mistress of Versailles, Madame de Pompadour traces the life of a truly remarkable, self-made woman whose astonishing rise confounded the most experienced and the most sophisticated of her contemporaries.

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& Taylor

A portrait of Louis XV's mistress depicts her as a self-made woman who rose from anonymity in early eighteenth-century Paris to a person of influence in Versailles.

Publisher: New York : Grove Press, c2002
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780802117267
0802117260
Branch Call Number: B POMPADOUR
B POMPADOUR
Characteristics: xii, 338 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm

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