The last days of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI.
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Published by John Day Co. in New York .
Written in English



  • France


  • Bourbon, House of,
  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDC137.07 .F8 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination254 p.
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4768656M
LC Control Number78143406

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Last days of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. New York, John Day Co. [, ©] (OCoLC) Online version: Furneaux, Rupert. Last days of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. New York, John Day Co. [, ©] (OCoLC) Named Person: House of Bourbon; House of Bourbon: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rupert Furneaux. A tiresome reconstruction of the last days of the wretched royal pair and the fates, as far as can be determined, of their children -- another vacuous composite from a variety of sources. Furneaux begins with the rumblings leading to the imprisonment of the King, Queen, the King's sister and the two children in the portentous summer of , and details the horrific last moments of Louis and Marie Antoinette.   Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. Marie Antoinette Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France () Places France. Edit. Last days of Marie Antoinette. An historical sketch. This edition published in by Roberts brothers in Boston. Edition NotesAuthor: Lord Ronald Gower. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: British ed. has title: The Bourbon tragedy. Description: pages: illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.

  On August 2, , six months after King Louis XVI of France was beheaded, Marie Antoinette was transferred to the Conciergerie, a prison known as “death’s antechamber” in Paris. The prison floor was covered with muddy slime and water trickled Author: Lyn Kelly.   Last Days of Marie-Antoinette From All Things Georgian: We move to her last few days and in a newspaper article referring to her time in the Conciergerie which confirmed that the total number of prisoners in Paris prisons at that time as being some 2, The fact that Fersen had many mistresses bears no influence here as most nobles did, different times except Louis XVI of course, and besides, their affair was so limited in scope for obvious reasons, that this was to be expected. Interesting book, a must read for all Marie Antoinette Reviews: Reminder: * Louis XVI, Louis XVIII and Madame Elisabeth were siblings. * Marie-Antoinette was Louis XVI’s spouse, and their child was Louis XVII. ———— Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette were guillotined on January 21 and Octo While Louis.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The last days of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI by Furneaux, Rupert. Publication date Topics Royalty, History, Biography / Autobiography, Bourbon, House of. The reign of Louis XVI, which ended in with the guillotining of the king and his queen, Marie-Antoinette, is a dramatic and crucial part of French history. Yet there have been no scholarly studies of Louis in any language, a result of the destruction or dispersal of the king's personal papers and documents. John Hardman, who has spent many years tracking down the primary sources, now.   (see Nesta Webster's Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette Before the Revolution, p. ) She and Louis XVI both saw the masons as a means of charitable works to benefit society, and they both may have at one point visited certain lodges, so that to this day. The Last Days of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI. New York: The John Day Company, This book examines the events which took place leading up to the death of Marie Antoinette. It in an in depth examination of that particular part of the revolution and the actions of .