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Memoirs of Duc de Saint-Simon, 1691-1709

Presented to the King
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Europe - France, Historical - General, Political, Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs, Personal Memoirs, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Biography/Autobiog
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ISBN 101933698144
ISBN 139781933698144

This volume of memoirs (the first of three translated and abridged by Lucy Norton) penned by the Duc de Saint-Simon (), an influential courtier during the time of Louis XIV, covers the period of France's intense military campaigns and endless court intrigues between and /5(4).

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Saint-Simon, Duc de (Louis de Rouvroy). Born Jan. 16,in Paris; died there Mar. 2, French political figure and writer. Saint-Simon was a member of the council of Regency during the minority of Louis XV (–23).

Subsequently, he left the court and worked on his memoirs, which covered the period from through Although his Memoirs.

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Duc de Saint-Simon, Memoirs of Duc de Saint-Simon, Presented to the King; translated by Lucy Norton () The final two books are, first, the abridged volumes of the Duc de Saint-Simon’s memoirs about that glittering snake pit, the Versailles of Louis XIV and the regency of Saint-Simon’s ally, Philip II, the Duc d.

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