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Queen Margot, or, Marguerite de Valois

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Published by Hyperion in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry IV, King of France, 1553-1615 -- Fiction,
  • Henry IV, King of France, 1553-1610 -- Fiction,
  • Saint Bartholomew"s Day, Massacre of, France, 1572 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesQueen Margot., Marguerite de Valois.
    Statementby Alexandre Dumas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ2227.R3 E55 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 542 p. ;
    Number of Pages542
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1083899M
    ISBN 100786880821
    LC Control Number94007600


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Queen Margot, or, Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas Download PDF EPUB FB2

Released to coincide with the new Miramac film starring Isabelle Adjani, this is the classic novel unavailable for over 25 years.

Massacres, conspiracies, clandestine trysts, secret alliances, daring escapes, sumptuous feasts, and duels of wit propel the action in this delightful story of French royalty during the 16th century/5.

Queen Margot; Or, Marguerite de Valois - With Nine Illustrations Paperback – Septem by Alexandre Dumas (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratingsReviews: 2. Apple Books Preview. Local Nav Open Menu Local Nav Close Menu. Top Books Top Audiobooks Oprah’s Book Club Queen Margot; Or, Marguerite de Valois With Nine Illustrations.

Alexandre Dumas. $; $; Publisher Description. A classic historical romance by the author of 'The Three Musketeers'. GENRE. Fiction & Literature. RELEASED. April. Charles' sister, young Marguerite de Valois (Margot), loves the Duke of Guise, but hell will freeze over before *mum* will let her wed a member of the hated Guise clan.

After purposely blowing her chances to wed the Portuguese king, Margot is married off to Henry of Navarre, who appears or the country bumpkin (or is he?).4/5(11).

Oddly enough, Henry IV’s first wife, Marguerite of Valois, remembered as Queen Margot, also enjoys a high place in the popular imagination, although she had no political influence and her life was often threatened in the era’s turmoil; unlike her sister-in-law, Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, she never wore the halo of martyrdom.

We did find it interesting that our one member who read a different edition, Queen Margot or Marguerite De Valois (Miramax Book), shared a passage that had additional content from the Oxford World's Classics edition.

Whichever version you read, La Reine Margot will give you an exciting and suspenseful view of this tumultuous time of history. 65nbfbfhf - Get book Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois (The Last Valois, #1) by Alexandre Dumas read and download online.

Full supports all version of your device, includes PDF, ePub and Kindle version. All books format are mobile-friendly. Read online and download as many books as you like for personal use. Full Name: Margaret (French: Marguerite) of Valois; Occupation: Queen Queen Margot Navarre and Queen of France; Born: at Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France; Died: Ma in Paris France; Known For: Born a princess of France; married Henry of Navarre, who eventually became the first Bourbon king of gh she was notable for her cultural and intellectual.

Queen Margot has a lot going for it. The setting of the story during the French Wars of Religion is interesting and is off the beaten historical track for most American readers.

As characters Queen Margot, Henri IV and Catherine Medici are all fascinating and hold the reader's interest/5(12). Find books like Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois (The Last Valois, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Qu. This book falls somewhere between Leonie Frieda's Catherine de Medici and Princess Michael's The Serpent and the Moon, telling the story of the offspring of Henry II of France and Catherine de Medici with emphasis on the lovely Marguerite - or Margot - the only daughter of the union.

Frieda's book is academic. Princess Michael's sentimental/5(). In the novel and the movie, the queen mother of villainesses, Catharine de' Medici, is all plotting and poisoning, but historically, in her biography, she saved France by stepping in when her incompetent sons who were kings (3 of them!) failed to deliver.

As for Marguerite, she's the catalyst of Queen Margot novel and film/5(46). This Marguerite of Navarre Marguerite de Valois book wife of King Henri IV of France and Navarre and is the "Reine Margot" or "Queen Margot" of the Dumas novels. According to Wikipedia: "Marguerite de Valois (14 May - 27 May ), "La Reine Margot" (Queen Margot, in English) was Queen of France and of Navarre during the late sixteenth : B&R Samizdat Express.

Queen Margot, or, Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas,Hyperion edition, in English - 1st : Margaret of Anjou is the main character in Barnaby Ross's novel, The Passionate Queen – Barnaby Ross was a publisher's house name for historical novels written by various authors, among them Don Tracy, who wrote The Passionate Queen.

‎Queen Margot is a historical novel set in Paris in August during the reign of Charles IX. The story is based on real characters and events.

The novel's protagonist is Marguerite de Valois, better known as Margot, daughter of the deceased Henry II and the infamous scheming Catholic power pla. Margaret de Valois was a Queen of Navarre and France.

She was also the main character of the famous novel Queen Margot by Alexander Dumas. This is a story of a woman who loved life and who broke many of society’s rules. Margaret (Marguerite) was born onas a daughter of powerful Catherine de Medici and King Henry II of France. Queen Margot was the subject of an novel by Alexandre Dumas by the title of Marguerite de Valois and a comic book series in Belgium which is just now being translated into English.

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Set in 16th century France, the Last Valois Series follow the last years of the Valois monarchy. Queen Margot follows the marriage of Marguerite de Valois and Henri de Navarre (future Henri IV) and the Saint Bartholomew's day massacre during the reign of neurotic king Charles IX of : Alexandre Dumas.

If you like Queen Margot, Or Marguerite De Valois you might like similar books The Man Who Laughs, Chicot the Jester (The Last Valois, #2), The Vicomte de Bragelonne (The d'Artagnan Romances, #), The Vicomte De Bragelonne, Bel-Ami. Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois (The Last Valois, #1) by Alexandre Dumas avg rating — 11, ratings — published filetype Queen Margot, or Marguerite de Valois synopsis Mobi Released to coincide with the new Miramac film starring Isabelle Adjani, this is the classic novel unavailable for overyears Massacres, conspiracies, clandestine trysts, secret alliances, daring escapes, sumptuous feasts, and duels of wit propel the action in this delightful story of F.

Born Marguerite de Valois at the royal Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye and nicknamed Margot by her brothers, she was the daughter of Henry II and Catherine de' Medici. Three of her brothers became kings of France: Francis II, Charles IX and Henry III.

Her sister, Élisabeth de Valois, became the third wife of King Philip II of Spain. La Reine Margot (A.K.A "Queen Margot", "Marguerite de Valois") is the first novel of The Last Valois series written in by Alexandre Dumas, series next books are La Dame de Monsoreau and Les Quarante-Cinq.

During the reign of Charles IX and the French Wars of Religion, the throne of France had several suitors and every one try their hardest to keep it. "Queen Margot" is a novel about Huguenot war times.

The French catholic princess Marguerite de Valois got married with the King of Navarre, Henri de Bourbon. The first night of their marriage was bloody: Catholics attacked Huguenots and all the streets in Paris were filled with fighters. Marguerite de Valois or La Reine Margot is a historical novel set in Paris in August during the reign of Charles IX.

The novel's protagonist is Marguerite de Valois, better known as Margot, daughter of the deceased Henry II and the infamous scheming Catholic power player Catherine de Medici.

Queen Margot, or, Marguerite de Valois. [Alexandre Dumas; Frederick Gilbert] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. Through the story of this mother-daughter relationship of Catherine de' Medici () and her daughter, Marguerite de Valois (), the author spins a tangled tale of rivalry, ambition, and, especially—for the rare women leaders of the time—sheer self-preservation.

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La Reine Margot (A.K.A "Queen Margot", "Marguerite de Valois") is the first novel of The Last Valois series written in by Alexandre Dumas, series next books are La Dame de Monsoreau and Les Quarante-Cinq.

During the reign of Charles IX and the French Wars of Religion, the throne of France had several suitors and every one try their hardest to keep it. Margaret Of Valois, also called Margaret Of France, orQueen Margot, French Marguerite De Valois, or De France, or Reine Margot, (bornSaint-Germain-en-Laye, Fr.—died MaParis), queen consort of Navarre known for her licentiousness and for her Mémoires, a vivid exposition of France during her lifetime.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. La reine Margot. English Title: Marguerite de Valois Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry IV, King of France, -- Fiction Category: Text.

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Queen Margot is a historical novel set in Paris in August during the reign of Charles IX. The story is based on real characters and events. The novel's protagonist is Marguerite de Valois, better known as Margot, daughter of the deceased Henry II and the infamous scheming Catholic power player Catherine de.

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The Rival Queens: Catherine de' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the Betrayal that Ignited a Kingdom - Ebook written by Nancy Goldstone. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Rival Queens: Catherine de' Medici, Her Daughter Marguerite de Valois, and the.This three-part work includes the memoirs of Marguerite de Valois, the 16th-century Queen of France, as well as the memoirs of Madame de Pompadour and Catherine de Medici.

The section of the work dedicated to the discussion of how Madame de Pompadour became the King's most famous mistress begins on page of the book.Queen Margot begins in with the marriage of Marguerite de Valois to Henri de Navarre.

Marguerite is King Charles' sister and the daughter of Henri II and Catherine de Medici, all firm Catholics. Henri de Navarre is a Protestant who later will become the beloved King Henri IV.