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Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV

nuptial fictions and the making of absolutist power

by Abby E. Zanger

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715 -- Marriage.,
    • Marie Thérèse, Queen, consort of Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1683 -- Marriage.,
    • Symbolism in politics -- France -- Public opinion.,
    • Public opinion -- France -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Marriages of royalty and nobility in literature.,
    • Despotism -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-237) and index.

      StatementAbby E. Zanger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC128.5 .Z36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL672426M
      ISBN 100804729778
      LC Control Number97018467

      Françoise d'Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon (27 November – 15 April ) was the second wife of King Louis XIV of was known during her first marriage as Madame Scarron, and subsequently as Madame de Maintenon (UK: / ˈ m æ̃ t ə n ɒ̃ /, US: / ˌ m æ̃ t (ə) ˈ n oʊ n /, French: [madam də mɛ̃t(ə)nɔ̃] ()).Her marriage to the king was never officially announced or Born: 27 November , Niort, Kingdom of France.   There are a few things we all know about Louis XIV. He built the Palace of Versailles; his nickname was the Sun King; and he was a voracious lover, 4/5.

      Louis XIV of France is the main character of the series. He is the King of France and Navarre, the son of Louis XIII of France and Anne of Austria, the husband of Marie-Thérèse of Spain and the elder brother of Philippe. He does whatever needed to be done to make his country lace: Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France. Volume 5 of the Conflict of the Ages series carries the story of the controversy between God and Satan to its ultimate and glorious conclusion. Beginning with the destruction of Jerusalem and continuing through the persecutions of Christians in the Roman Empire, the apostasy of the Dark Ages, the shining light of the Reformation, and the worldwide religious awakening of the nineteenth century.

      Versailles TV Drama: Premise. The series follows King Louis XIV of France as he tries to quash the rebellious nobility by trapping them in the luxurious cage of his new palace – his father’s old hunting lodge at Versailles. In the drama, which is set between and , we first meet King Louis when he is . Louis, called le Grand Dauphin and Monsieur (), eldest son of Louis XIV of France and Maria-Theresa of Spain. He was given command of armies in Rhine campaign () and in Flanders () in the War of League of Augsburg and aided Villars in War of Spanish Succession ().


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Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV by Abby E. Zanger Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book radically revises our understanding of the construction of symbolic power in the age of absolutism by examining the fictions that emerge from visual, narrative, and ceremonial representations of (and reactions to) the marriage of Louis XIV to the Spanish : Hardcover.

This book radically revises our understanding of the construction of symbolic power in the age of absolutism by examining the fictions that emerge from visual, narrative, and ceremonial representations of (and reactions to) the marriage of Louis XIV to the Spanish infanta.

Drawing on semiotics, the history of theater and spectacle, gender studies, and anthropology, the author reconsiders. Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV: nuptial fictions and the making of absolutist power Zanger, Abby E This book radically revises our understanding of the construction of symbolic power in the age of absolutism by examining the fictions that emerge from visual, narrative, and ceremonial representations of (and reactions to) the Get this from a library.

Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV: nuptial fictions and the making of absolutist power. [Abby E Zanger] -- This book radically revises our understanding of the construction of symbolic power in the age of absolutism by examining the Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV book.

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Books shelved as louis-xiv: Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIV by Karleen Koen, Love and Louis XIV: The Women in the Life of the Sun King by Antonia. My purpose in reading this book was very simple: i wanted to have an idea on one of the most famous kings in french history and i wasnt dissapointed.

The author makes an interesting accounting of Louis covers important areas like major constructions ordered by Louis and his political struggles with other european nations/5(13). Nominally a biography of Francoise D’Abigne, Louis XIV’s last mistress and his secret wife, Ms. Buckley’s book is more a cultural and political history of 17th-century France.

Book Description: The Duc de Saint-Simon was at the very center of Louis XIV's court at Versailles, a hotbed of intrigue, passion, jealousy, and political skullduggery. He was a genuinely pious and honest man whose unblinking record of the court-his eye-witness testimony of wars, intrigues, and royal visits-make this a supreme work of art.

Louis XIV (Louis Dieudonné; 5 September – 1 September ), known as Louis the Great (Louis le Grand) or the Sun King (le Roi Soleil), was King of France from 14 May until his death in His reign of 72 years and days is the longest recorded of any monarch of a sovereign country in European history.

In the age of absolutism in Europe, Louis XIV's France was a leader in Coronation: 7 JuneReims Cathedral. I'm sorry--I added Letters of a Portuguese Nun: Uncovering the Mystery Behind a 17th Century Forbidden Love before noticing that this list requires Louis XIV to appear as a main character in the book.

I'm not sure how to remove the book from the list, though. Abby Zanger is author of Scenes from the Marriage of Louis XIV: Nuptial Fictions and the Making of Absolutist Power (Stanford) as well as numerous essays on topics situated at the cusp of the fields of literature, history, visual studies, and gender recently she has published articles and book chapters on topics such as women and iconography, witchcraft and placebos, the politics.

The best biography on Louis XIV I've read to date is written by Jean-Christian Petitfils - louis xvi: Jean-Christian Petitfils - but, unfortunately, it's in. Versailles' dirty secrets - Toute L'Histoire The chateau of Versailles is believed to have been a dirty palace: a place where everyone tossed the contents of.

Louis XIV, –, king of France (–), son and successor of King Louis XIII. Early Reign After his father's death his mother, Anne of Austria, was regent for Louis, but the real power was wielded by Anne's adviser, Cardinal did not take over the government until Mazarin's death ().

Synopsis. Louis XIV was born on September 5,in Saint-Germaine-en-Laye, France. He became king in As ofhe started reforming :   The retelling of France's iconic but ill-fated queen, Marie Antoinette.

From her betrothal and marriage to Louis XVI at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen and. The king's mother, Anne of Austria, had been in a childless marriage for 22 years before she gave birth to Louis XIV.

A devout Catholic, she instilled in. 1 print: engraving. Photo, Print, Drawing [The solemnization of the marriage between Louis XIV, King of France, and Marie-Thérèse of Austria, daughter of Philip IV, King of Spain, in ]. Louis XIV. and his contemporaries Contributor Names Bensley, Benjamin.

[from old catalog] Book/Printed Material [The solemnization of the marriage between Louis XIV, King of France, and Marie-Thérèse of Austria, daughter.

The thoughtful reader will perceive that in this long and wicked reign Louis XIV. was sowing the wind from which his descendants reaped the whirlwind.

It was the despotism of Louis XIV. and of Louis XV. which ushered in that most sublime of all earthly dramas, the French Revolution. John S. C. Abbott. New Haven, Conn., Scenes from the marriage of Louis XIV: nuptial fictions and the making of absolutist power by Abby E Zanger (Book); A sermon preached at the funeral of Mary Terese of Austria, Infanta of Spain, Queen of France & Navarre, at St.

Denis, Sept. 1, by Jacques Bénigne Bossuet ().New book says Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette sexually incompatible. It was important for them to do so, and to produce an heir, because the marriage was meant to forge a military alliance between two royal families that ruled in different countries -- the Bourbons and the Hapsburgs.

Marie was a Hapsburg and Louis a Bourbon.