The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France (Large Print Edition)

by Charles Duke Yonge

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading MARIE ANTOINETTE: The last Queen of France/5(13). Marie Antoinette (/ ˌ æ n t w ə ˈ n ɛ t, ˌ ɒ̃ t-/, French: [maʁi ɑ̃twanɛt] (); born Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna; 2 November Queen of France book 16 October ) was the last Queen of France before the French was born an Archduchess of Austria and was the penultimate child and youngest daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Francis I, Holy Roman : Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Popular hatred of the queen provided impetus for the storming of the Tuileries Palace and the overthrow of the monarchy on Aug Marie-Antoinette spent the remainder of her life in Parisian prisons.

Marie Antoinette’s daily schedule meant she had to adhere to excessive etiquette, regulations, and protocols, and these began from the moment she opened her eyes. Marie Antoinette disliked much of the pomp and circumstance associated with her position as Queen, and this was one reason why she often fled to her beloved Petit Trianon, a small.

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Life of Marie Antoinette, queen of France. New York, Harper & brothers, (OCoLC) Named Person: Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Duke.

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MARIE ANTOINETTE ( – ). MARIE ANTOINETTE ( – ), queen of è phe-Jeanne-Marie Antoinette (Maria Antonia, archduchess of Austria) married Louis-Auguste, dauphin of France, on 16 May Louis XVI (ruled – ) and Marie Antoinette ascended the throne in The youngest daughter of the sixteen children of Maria Theresa.

Marie Antoinette became queen of France at 19 years old. Family and Early Life. Marie Antoinette was born on November 2,in Vienna, Austria. Born: Memoirs of the Court of Marie Antoinette is an inside look into the life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, written by her First Lady in Waiting Madame Campan.

Born in and married to Louis XVI of France at the age of 14, Antoinette was renowned for her fabled excesses. M arie Antoinette was the queen of France at the outbreak of the French Revolution (–99). Her extravagant lifestyle, which included lavish parties and expensive clothes and jewelry, made her unpopular with most French citizens.

When the king was overthrown, Marie Antoinette was put in jail and eventually beheaded. Marie Antoinette (born Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna von Österreich-Lothringen; November 2, –Octo ) was the queen of France, executed by guillotine during the French Revolution.

She is most known for supposedly saying "Let them eat cake," although the French quote translates more precisely as, "Let them eat brioche," and there. Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France. London: Hurst and Blackett, (OCoLC) Named Person: Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Duke Yonge.

Memoirs of the Court of Marie Antoinette is an inside look into the life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, written by her First Lady in Waiting Madame Campan. Born in and married to Louis XVI of France at the age of 14, Antoinette was renowned for her fabled excesses.

She was condemned for treason in at the zenith of the French Revolution, forfeiting her life to the. Marie Antoinette: The Last Queen of France by Evelyne Lever, translated by Catherine Temerson.

Biography. For a publisher's summary of this book, information about the author, and reviews, click here. To the Scaffold: The Life of Marie Antoinette by Carrolly Erickson. Written by a well-known royal biographer. Never before has the life of Marie Antoinette been told so intimately and with such authority as in Antonia Fraser's newest work, Marie Antoinette: The ly known as the eighteenth-century French queen whose excesses have become legend, Marie Antoinette was blamed for instigating the French Revolution.

In the Versailles painting, Marie-Antoinette is seated, holding a Book of Hours. The blue velvet mantle falls over her white satin skirt. In her hair she wears a pouf decorated with ostrich feathers. The bouquet on the table indicates the Queen’s love of country life and her interest in flowers.

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Readers will learn about her arranged marriage to King Louis XVI, life at the Palace of Versailles, what she did to become such a controversial queen, and the royal family's stay at the Tuileries Palace.

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Queen Marie Antoinette, the daughter of Empress Maria Theresa of Austria, is imprisoned in the Temple prison with her sister-in-law Madame Élisabeth, her daughter Marie-Thérèse, and her eight-year-old son Louis Charles, the uncrowned King Louis XVII of France—uncrowned since the execution of his father Louis XVI on Janu The Life of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France By: Charles Duke Yonge.

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