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The Resource Memoirs : Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini, edited and translated by Sarah Nelson

Memoirs : Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini, edited and translated by Sarah Nelson

Label
Memoirs : Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini
Title
Memoirs
Title remainder
Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Sarah Nelson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The memoirs of Hortense (1646-1699) and of Marie (1639-1715) Mancini, nieces of the powerful Cardinal Mazarin and members of the court of Louis XIV, represent the earliest examples in France of memoirs published by women under their own names during their lifetimes. Both unhappily married--Marie had also fled the aftermath of her failed affair with the king--the sisters chose to leave their husbands for life on the road, a life quite rare for women of their day. Through their writings, the Mancinis sought to rehabilitate their reputations and reclaim the right to define their public images thems
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
944/.0330922
Illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
DC130.A2
LC item number
M4613 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1646-1699
  • 1639-1715
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nelson, Sarah
  • Mazarin, Hortense Mancini
  • Mancini, Maria
Series statement
The other voice in early modern Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mazarin, Hortense Mancini
  • Mancini, Maria
  • France
  • France
  • Mancini, Maria
  • Mazarin, Hortense Mancini
  • HISTORY
  • Courts and courtiers
  • France
Label
Memoirs : Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini, edited and translated by Sarah Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-202) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; The Memoirs of Hortense and Marie Mancini; Volume Editor's Bibliography; To M.*** [The Memoirs of Hortense Mancini]; The Truth in Its Own Light by Marie Mancini; Appendixes; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index
Control code
646810162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226502809
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
genealogical table, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e85c368-e600-4c43-9edf-32e125016e18
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646810162
Label
Memoirs : Hortense Mancini and Marie Mancini, edited and translated by Sarah Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-202) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; The Memoirs of Hortense and Marie Mancini; Volume Editor's Bibliography; To M.*** [The Memoirs of Hortense Mancini]; The Truth in Its Own Light by Marie Mancini; Appendixes; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index
Control code
646810162
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 217 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226502809
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
genealogical table, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e85c368-e600-4c43-9edf-32e125016e18
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646810162

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