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Louis XIV

Author: Vincent Cronin
Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1965 [©1964]
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
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The author presents Louis as the personification of a glorious era in which architecture, painting, sculpture, and literature flourished. "The King's activities in war and politicsa re relegated to the periphery. While the complex figure of Louis himself occupies the center of the state, Mr. Cronin studies ... such figures as Racine, Moliere, Lully, Mignard, Mansart, Le Notre, Vauban, Cassini."
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cronin, Vincent.
Louis XIV.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1965 [©1964]
(OCoLC)562656457
Named Person: Louis, King of France
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Cronin
OCLC Number: 1633330
Notes: "Sources and notes": p. 355-371.
Description: 384 pages illustrations, genealogical table, maps, plans, portraits 24 cm
Responsibility: Vincent Cronin.

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The author presents Louis as the personification of a glorious era in which architecture, painting, sculpture, and literature flourished. "The King's activities in war and politicsa re relegated to the periphery. While the complex figure of Louis himself occupies the center of the state, Mr. Cronin studies ... such figures as Racine, Moliere, Lully, Mignard, Mansart, Le Notre, Vauban, Cassini."

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