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The queen of diamonds

Author: Jean Plaidy
Publisher: London : Hale, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The affair of the diamond necklace shook the throne of France, probably precipitating the French Revolution and the execution of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette. But why should these events fall so neatly into place? And why was an ambitious, predatory woman allowed to steal the famous piece?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Jeanne de Saint-Rémy de Valois La Motte, comtesse de; Louis-René-Édouard Rohan-Guémené, prince de; Alessandro Cagliostro, conte di; Louis René Edouard Rohan-Guémené, prince de; Alessandro Cagliostro, conte di; Jeanne de Saint-Rémy de Valois La Motte, comtesse de; Louis-René-Édouard Rohan-Guémené, prince de
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0709057695 9780709057697
OCLC Number: 36342937
Notes: Originally published: under the name Ellalice Tate. London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1958.
Description: 253 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jean Plaidy.

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