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The Windsor beauties : ladies of the court of Charles II

Author: Lewis Melville
Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI : Victorian Heritage Press ; [La Vergne, TN] : Distributed by Baker & Taylor, Ingram Book Group, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lewis Melville
ISBN: 1932690131 9781932690132 193269014X 9781932690149
OCLC Number: 60550983
Language Note: This revised edition has parallel English translations for previously untranslated French sections of the 1928 edition, which includes poems, letters, and epitaphs of St. Evremond.
Description: viii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Anne, Duchess of York (neé Hyde), 1637-1671 --
Barbara, Duchess of Cleveland (neé Villiers) --
Elizabeth, Countess de Grammont (neé Hamilton), 1641-1708 --
Maids of honor : Goditha Price; Henrietta Maria Blagge; Miss Hobart; and Elizabeth, Countess of Falmouth, afterwards Countess of Dorset (neé Bagot), 1643 -1684 --
Henrietta, Countess of Rochester (neé Boyle) 1643 -1687; Mrs. Jane Myddleton (neé Needham), 1645-1692 --
Frances, Lady Whitmore (neé Brooke), born 1645. ; Elizabeth, Lady Denham (neé Brooke), 1647 -1667 --
Hortensia, Duchess Mazarin (nee Mancini), 1646-1699 --
Frances Teresa, Duchess of Richmond and Lennox (neé Stuart), 1647-1702 --
Elizabeth, Countess of Northumberland, afterwards Countess of Montagu (neé Wriothesley), 1647-1690; Anne, Countess Of Sunderland (neé Digby), 1644-1716 --
Louise, Duchess Of Portsmouth (neé Keroualle), 1649-1734 --
Eleanor ("nell") Gwynn, 1650-1687.
Responsibility: by Lewis Melville ; additional French translation by Coby Fletcher.
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Portraits of the Windsor court

by danialexis (WorldCat user published 2011-08-25) Good Permalink

The Windsor Beauties: Ladies of the Court of Charles II is a recent reprint of Lewis Melville’s classic history of the court of the last Stuart king, first published in 1928.  The book takes as its basis a series of portraits painted by Peter Levy in the late seventeenth...
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