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Secrets of Marie Antoinette A Collection of Letters by Olivier Bernier

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Published by Fromm International .
Written in English


  • Historical,
  • Marie Antoinette,,
  • France,
  • France - History - Revolution And Napoleonic Empire (1789-1815),
  • Queens,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Maria Theresa,,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - General,
  • Maria Theresa,
  • Marie Antoinette,
  • Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France,,
  • 1717-1780,
  • 1755-1793,
  • Correspondence,
  • Empress of Austria,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8135060M
ISBN 100880640642
ISBN 109780880640640

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