Sun Court Bibliography

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Suggested reading about Claude des Oeillets;

Suggested reading about the Affair of the Poisons;

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reading about Louise de la Vallière and the Court of the Sun King;

Louis XIV bibliography;

Louise de la Vallière bibliography;

Complete bibliography.

Note: for a bibliography of books about Josephine Bonaparte and the Napoleonic era, go to this page. For suggested reading about the Napoleonic era, go to this page and scroll down to "For further reading."

Complete bibliography

Note: I'm a novelist, not an academic, so this bibliography is sure to contain a number of errors. Also, some of these books are fiction and might not be noted as such.

  • —. De la naissance à la glorie: Louis XIV a Saint-Germain, 1638-1682. Musée des Antiquités Nationales; Saint-Germain-en-Laye; 1988. [623]
  • —. The Pretty Women of Paris. Intro by Robin de Beaumont. Wordsworth Classics; Hertfordshire, UK; 1996. Originally published 1883, Paris. [501]
  • —. Travel Guide to Europe 1492; Ten Itineraries in the Old World. An Owl Book, Henry Holt and Company; New York; 1990. [181]
  • —. Treasures of Versailles; 1962-1963. Art Institute of Chicago; 1963. [683]
  • —. Archives de la Bastille. I [604a], II [604b], III [604c], IV [604d], etc.
  • —. Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature. "Madame de Montespan" Leavitt, Throw and Co; Jan. to April, 1861; New York. [648
  • — . Les Fêtes à la Cour du Roi Soleil 1653-1715. [456]
  • —. Les Maîtresses Royales (http://maitressesroyales.free.fr/) [423]
  • — . Madame de Montespan. Musée R. Touchard; Lussac-les-Châteaux; bought at the little "museum" 2004 or so. [750]
  • — . Marie de l'Incarnation. Univers-Media; 1983. [739]
  • —. Paris. Knopf Guides; 2003. [621]
  • —. Reflets des Grands Siècles a Notre-Dame. Musée Notre-Dame; 1963. [700]
  • —. Secret Memoirs of the Courts of Louis XV and XVI, taken from the Memoirs of Madame du Hausset, Ladies’ Maid to Madame de Pompadour, and from the Journal of the Princess Lamballe. In 2 vols. Vol. I. The Grolier Society; London; no date. Some pages uncut, #8 of 500 printed. [698]
  • — . Si La Valliere m'Etait Contee.... Compiled by the family that own the chateau at Reugny. 2006, the latest edition, full of wonderful detail. [740]
  • — . The Horse; with a Treatise on Draught; and a Copious Index. Baldwin and Cradock; London; 1831. [717]
  • —. The Loire Valley. Knopf Guides. Alfred A. Knopf. Inc.; New York; 1996. [652
  • —. The Man in the Iron Mask. (www.uip.com/ironmask/theman.htm) [424]
  • —. The New American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge. D. Appleton & Co.; 1858. (Google Book) [647]
  • —. What Life was Like During the Age of Reason; France AD 1660-1800. By the editors of Time-Life Books; Virginia; 1999. [708]
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  • Aczel, Amir D. Descartes’ Secret Notebook. Broadway Books; New York’ 2005. [667]
  • Angelo, Mr. The School of Fencing, with a General Explanation of the Principal Attitudes and Positions peculiar to the Art. Land's End Press; NY; 1971 reproduction of a 1787 publication. [804]
  • Annaert, Philippe. Les collèges au féminin; Les Ursulines: enseignement et vie consacrée aux XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles. Vie consacrée; Namur, France; 1992. [811]
  • Aresty, Esther B. The Best Behavior; The Course of Good Manners — from antiquity to the present — as seen through courtesy and etiquette books. Simon and Schuster; NY; 1970. [588]
  • Aubrey, John. Brief Lives. The Folio Society; London; MCMLXXV. [580]
  • Auchincloss, Louis. False Dawn; Women in the Age of the Sun King. Anchor Press, Doubleday & Co., Inc.; Garden City, New York; 1984. [426]
  • Auchincloss, Louis. The Cat and the King. Houghton Mifflin Company/Boston/1981. [405]
  • Auriac, Gabrielle Basset d’. Les deux Pénitences de Louise de La Vallière. Perrin; Paris; 1924. [630]
  • Avila, Theresa of. The Interior Castle. Trans. By Kavanaugh and Rodriguez. Paulist Press; New York; 1979. [531]
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  • Babelon, Bajou, Constans, Pougetoux, Salmon. The Palace of Versailles, from A to Z. Flammarion; Paris; 1996. [624]
  • Baird, Rosemary. Mistress of the House; Great Ladies and Grand Houses. Phoenix; London; 2003. [758]
  • Baraton, Alain. Le jardinier de Versailles. Bernard Grasset; Paris; 2006. [755]
  • Barbellion, W.N.P. The Journal of a Disappointed Man. Alan Sutton; Gloucester, UK; 1984. [671]
  • Barine, Arvède. Louis XIV and La Grande Mademoiselle. Trans. G.P. Putnam’s sons; New York and London; 1905. [451]
  • Barine, Arvède. Madame, Mother of the Regent, 1652-1722. Trans. by Jeanne Mairet. G. P. Putnam's Sons; NY and London; 1909. [807]
  • Barker, Nancy Nichols. Brother to the Sun King; Philippe, Duke of Orléans. [397] The Johns Hopkins University Press; Baltimore, London; 1989,
  • Barry, Joseph. Passions and Politics; a Biography of Versailles. Doubleday & Co., Inc.; Garden City, New York; 1972. [485]
  • Beaussant, Philippe. Le Roi-Soleil se lève aussi. Gallimard; 2000. [703]
  • Belloc, Hilaire. Louis XIV. Harper & Brothers Publishers; New York and London; 1938. [468]
  • Bell, Rudolph M. How to Do It; Guides to Good Living for Renaissance Italians. The University of Chicago Press; Chicago & London; 1999. [564]
  • Bell, Walter George. The Great Fire of London in 1666. The Folio Society; London; 2003. [526]
  • Benjamin, Lewis Saul, and Lewis Melville. Lady Suffolk and Her Circle. Reprint by Kessinger Publishing of Houghton Mifflin Co.; Boston & NY; 1924. [735]
  • Berger, Robert W., editor and translator. In Old Paris; An Anthology of Source Descriptions 1323—1790. Italica Press; New York; 2002. [473]
  • Berger, Robert W. Public Access to Art in Paris: A Documentary History from the Middle Ages to 1800. (Google Book) [646
  • Berger, Robert W. The Palace of the Sun; The Louvre of Louis XIV. The Pennsylvania State University Press; University Park, Pennsylvania; 1993. [643]
  • Bernard, Leon. The emerging city; Paris in the age of Louis XIV. Duke Univ. Press; Durham, NC; 1970. [577]
  • Bertière, Simone. Les Femmes du Roi-Soleil. Éditions de Fallois; Paris; 1998. [613]
  • Bertrand, Louis. Paul Morin, trans. The Private Life of Louis XIV. Louis Carrier & Co./NY/1929. [663
  • Bishop, Morris. The Life and Adventures of La Rochefoucauld. Cornell University Press; Ithaca, NY; 1951. [793]
  • Bluche, François. Dictionnaire du Grand Siècle. Fayard; France; 2005. [689]
  • Bluche, François. Le Journal Secret de Louis XIV. Éditions du Rocher; France; 1998. [486]
  • Bluche, François. Louis XIV. Trans. by Mark Greengrass. Franklin Watts; NY; 1990. [673]
  • Blunt, Wilfrid. Sebastiano; The Adventures of an Italian Priest, Sebastiano Locatelli, during his journey from Bologna to Paris and back 1664-1665. James Barrie; London; 1956. [479]
  • Bokenkotter, Thomas. A Concise History of the Catholic Church. Doubleday; New York; 1979. [476]
  • Bonnet, Charles. "Documents inédits sur Mademoiselle de La Vallière, tirés des minutes du notaire royal de Saint-Germain-En-Laye." Revue de l’histoire de Versailles et de Seine-et-Oise. Librairie Léon; 1904; pgs. 161-176. [606]
  • Bossuet, Jacques Benigne. Sermon pour la Profession de Madame Françoise de la Baume le Blanc de La Vallière, Duchesse de Vaujour. Librairie de l’art Catholique; Paris; 1914 [408
  • Bouchenot-Déchin, Patricia. Henry Dupuis, jardinier de Louis XIV. Perrin; 2001. [616]
  • Boulenger, Jacques. The Seventeenth Century in France. Capricorn Books; New York; 1963. [542]
  • Bourdeïlle, Pierre de. The Book of the Ladies. Trans. By Katharine Prescott Wormeley. J. B. Millet Company; Boston; 1909. [573]
  • Bowen, Marjorie. The Poisoners. Collins; UK; 1970. First published under a pseudonym, George R. Preedy. [507]
  • Bradby, G.F. The Great Days of Versailles; Studies from Court Life in the Later Years of Louis XIV. Scharles Scribner’s Sons; NY; 1906. [544]
  • Bremond, Henri. The Thundering Abbot; Armand de Rancé, Reformer of La Trappe. Translated by F.J. Sheed. Sheed & Ward; London; 1930. [493]
  • Brizeuz, Julien August P. Mémoirs de Madame de la Vallière. Elibron Classics; www.elibron.com; 2003. Unabridged facsimile of 1829 edition published by Mame and Delaunay-Vallée, Paris. Tome 1 [527a], tome II [527b].
  • Browner, Jesse. The Duchess who wouldn’t Sit Down; an Informal History of Hospitality. Bloomsbury; NY; 2003. [612]
  • Brown, Petrina. Eve; Sex, Childbirth and Motherhood through the Ages. Summersdale; Great Britain; 2004. [495]
  • Buckley, Veronica. Christina, Queen of Sweden; The Restless Life of a European Eccentric. Forth Estate, HarperCollins; NY; 2004. [757]
  • Bulgakov, Mikhail. The Life of Monsieur de Molière. Trans. from the Russian by Mirra Ginsburg. Funk & Wagnalls; New York; 1970. [393]
  • Burckhardt, Carl J. Richelieu and His Age; Vol. III Power politics and the Cardinal's Death. Trans. from German by B. Hoy. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.; New York; 1970. [794]
  • Burke, Peter. The Fabrication of Louis XIV. Yale University Press; New Haven and London; 1992. [383
  • Burton, Elizabeth. The Jacobeans at Home. Secker & Warburg; London; 1962. [628]
  • Bussy-Rabutin. Histoire Amoureuse des Gaules. Union Gérérale d’Éditions; Paris; 1966. [575]
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  • Cabanès, Docteur. Le Cabinet Secret de l’historie. Deuxième Série. A. Charles; Paris; 1897. [724]
  • Campion, Henri de. Mémoires de Henri de Campion. P. Jannet; 1827. Google Book. [657
  • Cantor, Norman F. Inventing the Middle Ages. William Morrow; NY; 1991. [802]
  • Capefigue, Jean B. H. R. La Marquise de Montespan; Athénaïse de Rochechouart-Mortemart — Les Splendeurs de Versailles. Elibron Classics; elibron.com; 2003. A facsimile of the 1868 edition published by Amyot, Paris. [515]
  • Carey, John, editor. Eye-Witness to History. Harvard Univ. Press; Cambridge, Mass.; 1987. [783]
  • Carlier, Yves. Fontainebleau; dates, facts and figures. Éditions Jean-Paul Gisserot; France; 2005. [633]
  • Carré, Henri. Madame de Montespan; Grandeur et Décadence d’une Favorite 1640 – 1707. Librairie Hachette; France; 1938. [421
  • Carré, Henri. Mademoiselle de La Vallière; de la cour de Louis XIV aux Grandes Carmélites, 1644 – 1710. Librairie Hachette; Paris; 1938. [631]
  • Carr, John Laurence. Life in France under Louis XIV. Batsford; London; 1966. [585]
  • Cartwright, Julia. Madame; a Life of Henrietta, Daughter of Charles I. and Duchess of Orleans. Seeley and Co. Ltd.; London; 1894. [572]
  • Casgrain, L’Abby, H.R. Oeuvres Complètes de L’Abb, H. R. Casgrain. C. Darveau; Quebec, Canada; 1873 [675]
  • Castiglione, Baldesar. The Book of the Courtier. Trans. By Friench Simpson. Frederick Ungar Publishing Co.; New York; 1980. [558]
  • Chandernagor, Françoise. The King’s Way; recollections of Françoise d’Aubigné, Marquise de Maintenon, wife to the King of France. A Novel. Trans. from the French by Barbara Bray. A Helen and Kurt Wolff book, Harcourt Brace Javanovich; San Diego, NY, London; 1981, trans. 1984. [400]
  • Chantelou, Paul Fréart de. Diary of the Cavaliere Bernini’s Visit to France. Princeton Univ. Press; Princeton; 1985. [463]
  • Charlotte, Catherine—Lady Jackson. Old Paris; Its Court and Literary Salons. Henry Holt and Company; New York; 1883. [390]
  • Chartier, Roger, Editor. A History of Private Life; III, Passions of the Renaissance. Trans. by Arthur Goldhammer. The Belknap press of Harvard Univ. Press; Cambridge and London; 1989. [594]
  • Chateaubriand, François René de. Vie de Rancé. Édition du groupe; internet; 1844. [513]
  • Cher, Marie. Poison at Court; Certain Figures of the Reign of Louis the Fourteenth. [650
  • Chéruel, A. De l’Administration de Louis XIV (1661-1672) d’après les mémoires inédits d’Olivier d’Ormesson. Joubert, Libraire de la Cour de Cassation; Paris; 1850. [696]
  • Chéruel, Adolphe. Mémoires sur la vie publique et privée de Fouquet, surintendant de finances. Google Book. [656
  • Childs, John. Warfare in the Seventeenth Century. Cassell; 2003. [591]
  • Choisy, Abbé de. Mémoires de l’abbé de Choisy. Annotée par Georges Mongrédien. Mercure de France; 1966. [598]
  • Choisy, Abbe de. The Transvestite Memoirs. Trans. from the French by R.H.F. Scott. Peter Owen; London; 1994. [386]
  • Chorier, Nicolas. The Dialogues of Luisa Sigea. Trans. Brandon House; North Hollywood; 1965. Sex "instruction". First published in Latin in Lyons in 1660. [524]
  • Cladel, Judith. Mademoiselle de La Vallière. Editions d’Art et de Litterature; Paris; 1912. [687]
  • Clément, Pierre. Histoire de la Vie et de l’Adminsitration de Colbert. Paris; 1846. [559]
  • Clément, Pierre. Madame de Montespan et Louis XIV. Librairie Académique, Didier et Cie, Libraires-Éditeurs; Paris; 1868 (facsimilie). [454]
  • Cobb, Mathew. The Egg & Sperm Race. Free Press; Simon & Schuster UK; 2006. [685] V
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  • Conley, John J. The Suspicion of Virtue; Women Philosophers in Neoclassical France. Cornell Univ. Press; Itaca and London; 2002. [545]
  • Cornette, Joël. Chronique du Règne de Louis XIV. Sedes; France; 1997. [420]
  • Corvisier, André. Louvois. Fayard; 1983. [506]
  • Coudy, Julien, editor. The Huguenot Wars. Chilton Book Company; Philadelphia; 1969. [627]
  • Cowen, Pamela. A Fanfare for the Sun King; Unfolding fans for Louis XIV. Third Millennium Publishing; London; 2003 [788]
  • Craveri, Benedetta. The Age of Conversation. Trans. by Teresa Waugh. New York Review Books; NY; 2005. [815]
  • Crawford, Mrs. G. M. Louise de Keroualle, Duchess of Portsmouth, 1649-1734. Swan Sonnenschein, Lowrey & co.; London; 1888. [538]
  • Cronin, Vincent. Louis XIV. [395] The Reprint Society ("Book Club Associates" in the SMA version); London; 1964
  • Croutier, Alev Lytle. Taking the Waters; Spirit, Art, Sensuality. Abbeville Press; New York; 1992. [634]
  • Cruickshanks, Eveline, editor. The Stuart Courts. Sutton; 2000. ISBN: 0750922648. [603]
  • Cruttwell, Maud. The Princess des Ursins. J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; London & Toronto; 1927. [599]
  • Cummins, John. The Art of Medieval Hunting: the Hound and the Hawk. Castle Books; Edison, NJ, USA; 2003. [474]
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  • Dams, Bernd H., and Zega, Andrew. Palaces of the Sun King; Versailles, Trianon, Marly; The Châteaux of Louis XIV. Rizzoli; New York; 2002. [465
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  • Daniel-Rops, Henri. Monsieur Vincent; The Story of St. Vincent de Paul. Trans. From French by Julie Kernan. Hawthorn Books, Inc.; New York; 1961. [382
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  • Dawes, Frank. Not in Front of the Servants; A True Portrait of English Upstairs/Downstairs Life. Taplinger Publishing Company; New York; 1974. [307]
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  • Desgranges, Francoise. Vie de l duchesse de La Vallière, 1644-1710. Les Editions de l’Etoile; Montreal; 1946. [678]
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  • Goubert, Pierre. The French Peasantry in the Seventeenth Century. Cambridge Univ. Press; Cambridge; 1989. [665]
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  • Graafland, Arie. Versailles and the Mechanics of Power: : the Subjugation of Circe, an Essay. [786]
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