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The age of magnificence

Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy duc de

The age of magnificence

the Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon

by Saint-Simon, Louis de Rouvroy duc de

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Published by Capricorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France -- History -- Louis XIV, 1643-1715,
  • France -- Court and courtiers

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSelected, edited and translated by Sanche de Gramont.
    ContributionsMorgan, Ted, 1932-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13589121M
    LC Control Number63016181

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