The memoirs of Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon covering the years 1691-1723

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Shelves: memoirs-duc-de-saint-simon For anyone who has a keen interest in French history of the period this book is a lively, informative read.

At times the narrative is plodding -- it's two volumes and a long commitment; I read several other books concurrently as I crept away from it at times -- but I left with a keener understanding of French /5. Get this from a library.

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The memoirs of Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon: covering the years [Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon, duc de; Desmond Flower] -- The court of Louis XIV (the Sun King) at Versailles was unequalled for splendour in Europe's history, a hotbed of intrigue, jealousy, passion and political skullduggery, as well as artistic and.

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The memoirs of Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon: covering the years Author: Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon (duc de) Publisher: Heritage Press, Original from: the University of Wisconsin - Madison: Digitized: Length: pages: Subjects.

Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon is the author of Memoirs of Louis XIV and His Court and of the Regency - Complete ( avg rating, 43 ratings, 2 reviews, p 4/5. Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon ( - ), French soldier, diplomatate and politican. At the age of 18 he followed his father as the 2nd Duke of Saint-Simon and Pair de France.

He was raised with the "enfants de France, the cildren of the royal family, and developed a great freindship with the future Duke of Orleans and Regent of France/5(7). New York: Limited Editions Club, Pierre Brissaud. Hardcover. Two large octavo /2 x 10 volumes bound in gilt-decorated red cloth.

Selected, translated, and edited by Desmond Flower. Illustrated with drawings by Pierre Brissaud reproduced as gravures and hand-colored in the Walter Fischer Studio. Copy # of SIGNED by the illustrator on the colophon page.

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THE MEMOIRS OF LOUIS DE ROUVROY DUC DE SAINT SIMON COVERING THE YEARS SELECTED TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY DESMOND FLOWER THE HERITASGE PRESS COMES WITH SLIPCASE AND A MAP Great vintage book. This book is in very good condition. The front and back cover are in very good condition. The spine Seller Rating: % positive.

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Claude de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon (August – 3 May ), was a French soldier and courtier, and favourite of Louis XIII of France, who created his dukedom for only son Louis de Rouvroy, Duke of Saint-Simon (–) was the famous memoirist of the court of Louis XIV.

He was the second son of Louis de Rouvroy, seigneur du Plessis (died ), who had. Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the Times of Louis XIV, and the Regency, Volume 4 Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon on the Times of Louis XIV, and the Regency, Louis de Rouvroy duc de Saint-Simon: Author: Louis de Rouvroy duc de Saint-Simon: Translated by: Katharine Prescott Wormeley: Publisher: Hardy, Pratt, Original from: Harvard.

Louis de Rouvroy, who later became the Duc de Saint-Simon, was born in Paris, Janu He claimed descent from Charlemagne, but the story goes that his father, as a young page of Louis XIII., gained favour with his royal master by his skill in holding the stirrup, and was finally made a duke and peer of France.

A handsome, single-volume assortment of writings from the extensive diaries of Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon (), more commonly known simply as 'Saint-Simon'. The Duke was a member of the Regency Council and was familiar with the secrets of the Reign of Louis XIV.

Selected, translated and edited by Desmond Flower, and with color illustrations by. Memoirs of Louis XIV and His Court and of the Regency — Complete duc de Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon downloads; Quotes and Images From Memoirs of Louis XIV.

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Download a free audio book. Saint-Simon, Duc de words, approx. 2 pages The French writer Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon (), provides in his classic "Memoirs" a major source of information on the court of the "Sun King," Louis Duc de Saint-Simon was.

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Camus, Albert. 1st Edition. THE MEMOIRS OF LOUIS DE ROUVROY DUC DE SAINT-SIMON COVERING THE YEARS - SAINT-SIMON. Signed by Author(s). Louis XIV King of France (), Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon duc de (,), Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon duc de (), Jean Baptiste Colbert Torcy marquis de (), Louis de Rouvroy Saint-Simon duc de, Louis XIV, Marcel Proust (), Alexis de Tocqueville (), Benjamin Disraeli Earl of Beaconsfield (   Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon It was principally between and that he wrote his celebrated "Memoirs".

As a history of the reign of Louis XIV they are an ex- tremely precious document. The edition with commentary by Boislisle, and of which twenty-two volumes have already appeared (), is an incomparable monument of.

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John (Gutenberg text) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-. Louis de Rouvroy, the future duc de Saint-Simon, was born to Claude, the first duc de Saint-Simon, in and in inherited a decent fortune with the title. Saint-Simon, Duc de. THE MEMOIRS OF LOUIS DE ROUVROY DUC DE SAINT-SIMON COVERING THE YEARS 2 volumes.

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