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Jean-Baptiste Cléry : eyewitness to Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette's nightmare

Author: H Will Bashor
Publisher: [Columbus, OH] : Diderot Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. ed
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Jean-Baptiste Cléry, King Louis XVI's personal valet de chambre, shared the royal family's captivity in a damp medieval prison, experienced their cruel treatment by callous guards and officials, and witnessed their anguish at being condemned to the executioner's blade. Through Cléry's testimony (he was the only personal servant permitted to remain with the condemned family in the Temple Prison) we get a unique and  Read more...
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Named Person: Cléry, M.; Louis, King of France; Louis, King of France; Louis, King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H Will Bashor
ISBN: 9780615584904 061558490X
OCLC Number: 777622712
Description: 307 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The road to Versailles --
pt. 2. From palace to prison --
pt. 3. Intolerable cruelty --
pt. 4. Cléry removed from the Temple Prison --
pt. 5. Cléry's final days in disgrace.
Responsibility: H. Will Bashor.
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Jean-Baptiste Cléry, King Louis XVI's personal valet de chambre, shared the royal family's captivity in a damp medieval prison, experienced their cruel treatment by callous guards and officials, and witnessed their anguish at being condemned to the executioner's blade. Through Cléry's testimony (he was the only personal servant permitted to remain with the condemned family in the Temple Prison) we get a unique and intimate glimpse of the most terrifying personal experiences of the French Revolution.

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