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The queen's necklace

Author: Antal Szerb; L B Rix
Publisher: London : Pushkin Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the story of Marie Antoinette's necklace. This book examines the many and diverse elements that contributed to it, while celebrating aspects of the age few historians ever consider.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Named Person: Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France; Marie Antoinette, Queen consort of Louis XVI King of France
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antal Szerb; L B Rix
ISBN: 9781906548087 1906548080
OCLC Number: 403475800
Description: 308 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Királyné nyaklánca.
Responsibility: Antal Szerb ; translated from the Hungarian by Len Rix.

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Revisits the story of Marie Antoinette's necklace in order to present a portrait of the age.  Read more...

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