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  • Marie Antoinette, -- Queen, Consort of Louis XVI, King of France, -- 1755-1793.

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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 – 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 Emperor Francis became dauphine .   It's a wonderful book and we are proud to be the publishers. Campan wrote her book shortly after the death of Marie Antoinette. It was among the first, if not the first, accounts of the young Queen's life. This book gives the reader a Reviews: Madame Campan was lady-in-waiting to Marie Antoinette for many years, almost to the end. As such, she had access to her private life, but not necessarily to her public life. In this book, she confines herself to the personal details within her province. Don't read this book for the bigger historical events. There are better sources for those/5. After France declared war on Austria in April , Marie-Antoinette’s continuing intrigues with the Austrians further enraged the French. 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.

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