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Count Gramont at the court of Charles II

Count Anthony Hamilton

Count Gramont at the court of Charles II

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Published by Barrie and Rockliff in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gramont, Philibert, -- comte de, -- 1621-1707.,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Me moires du chevalier de Gramont.

    StatementEd. and tr. by Nicholas Deakin.
    ContributionsDeakin, Nicholas.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination212 p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14312436M


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It details life in the court of Charles II. Entry for 'Philibert, Comte de Gramont' - Encyclopedia Britannica - One of 8 Bible encyclopedias freely available, this resource contained over 40 million words in nea articles written by 1, respected authors. Author of Memoirs of Count Grammont, Memoirs of Count Grammont, Memoirs of the court of Charles the Second, Memoirs of the Comte de Gramont, Memoirs of Count Grammont, Mémoires de la vie du Comte de Grammont, Count de Grammont, Memoirs of the Court of Charles IIWritten works: Memoirs of the court of Charles the Second.

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Limited edition of this satirical inside look at the court of King Charles II of England, handsomely bound by Birdsall. Also The Personal History Of Charles, Including The King's Own Account Of His Escape And Preservation After The Battle Of Worcester, As Dictated To Pepys. And The Boscobel Tracts; Or, Contemporary Narratives Of His Majesty' Adventures, From.

At the court of Charles II. he found companions like himself, women without virtue, men without honour, yet disguised and adorned with courtly manners and that external refine ment which did duty for principle ; and had it not been that his brother-in-law, Hamilton, conceived the design of writing the memoirs which have made him famous, Gramont.

Memoirs of the Court of Charles II (Memoirs of the Courts of Europe) by Count de Gramont and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Gramont, Philibert, comte de,Charles II, King of England, Publisher New York, P.F. Collier & Son Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language English Volume 1Pages: Memoirs of the Count de Grammont, containing the history of the English court under Charles II Item Preview Memoirs of the Count de Grammont, containing the history of the English court under Charles II by Hamilton, Anthony, Count, ca.

Pages: The memoirs relate chiefly to the court life at the time of Charles II., and describe the intrigues and love affairs of the King and many of the courtiers. Grammont’s adventures and experiences in love and war are minutely and graphically set forth, and he is depicted as a brilliant and fascinating gentleman.

Memoirs of the Court of Charles II (Memoirs of the Courts of Europe) by Count de Gramont. P.F. Collier & Son, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Charles II and Court Historical Fiction Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

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Memoirs of Count Grammont: containing the history of the English Court under Charles II / Translated with notes by Horace Walpole ; with additional notes by Sir Walter Scott and Mrs.

Anna Jameson Hamilton, Anthony Count, [ Book: ] At Macquarie University. Antoine III Agénor de Gramont, Duke of Gramont, comte de Guiche, comte de Gramont, comte de Louvigny, Souverain de Bidache, (, Chateau d'Hagetmau – 12 JulyBayonne) was a French military man and diplomat.

Marshal of France from ; Born: Chateau d'Hagetmau. This book - the first full examination of its subject - illustrates the ways in which court culture was informed by the heady politics of Britain between and In political theory and practice the decades that preceded and included Charles II's reign witnessed profound interrogation of.

Philibert, Count de Gramont ( – 31 January ), was a French nobleman, known as the protagonist of the Mémoires written by Antoine Hamilton (his brother-in-law). He was a younger halfbrother of Antoine III of Gramont and uncle of Catherine Charlotte de Gramont, princess of Monaco.

I and II Memoirs of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France and Wife of Louis XVI by Madame Campan Memoirs of the Court of Charles II by Count de Gramont Memoirs of Madame du Barry of the Court of Louis XV by H. Noel Williams Memoirs of the Courts of Berlin and St.

Petersburg by Count of Mirabeau Memoirs of Marguerite De Valois, Queen of France, Wife. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

The Memoirs of Count Grammont — Volume 07 by Count Anthony Hamilton - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. In The King’s Bed: Sex, Power and the Court of Charles II, Don Jordan and Michael Walsh argue that Pepys’s time saw a sexual revolution with the king on top.

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by Walter Scott (Gutenberg text) Hamilton, Anthony, Count, approximately Memoirs of the Court of Charles II, By Count Grammont (London: Henry Bohn, ), ed. by Walter Scott (illustrated HTML at ).

Philibert, comte de Gramont ( – 10 January ), the subject of the famous Mémoirs, came of a noble Gascon family, said to have been of Basque origin.

His grandmother, Diane d'Andouins, comtesse de Gramont, was "la belle Corisande," one of the mistresses of Henry grandson assumed that his father Antoine II de Gramont, viceroy of Navarre, was the son of Henry IV, and regretted.

The Vicomte of Bragelonne: Ten Years Later (French: Le Vicomte de Bragelonne ou Dix ans plus tard [lə vikɔ̃t də bʁaʒəlɔn u diz‿ɑ̃ ply taʁ]) is a novel by Alexandre Dumas. It is the third and last of The d'Artagnan Romances, following The Three Musketeers and Twenty Years After.

It appeared first in serial form between and Author: Alexandre Dumas, in collaboration with. Guy Armand de Gramont, mostly just called by his second name Armand, was born on November 25 in He achieved fame due to his bravery on the battlefield, his libertine lifestyle and his scandalous affair with Philippe de France, brother to the great Sun King.

Armand de Gramont, Comte de Guiche. Nice group of 5 vintage books on English History - Kings, Dukes, Barons, Earls, and one book on the Peasants. Generally nice shape - handling wear but complete and internally clean in sound bindings -- original editions and not Book Club, etc.

The group to sell as a single lot for a single Rating: % positive. The account of Gramont's early career was doubtless provided by himself, but Hamilton was probably more familiar with the history of the court of Charles II, which forms the most interesting section of the book.

Moreover Grammont, though he had a reputation for wit, was no writer, and there is no reason to suppose that he was capable of.

The reconstitution of the royal court in brought with it the restoration of fears that had been associated with earlier Stuart courts: disorder, sexual liberty, popery and arbitrary government. This book - the first full examination of its subject - illustrates the ways in which court culture was informed by the heady politics of Britain between and This lot consists of eight volumes from the set Memoirs of the Courts of Europe, published in by P.F.

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The will book has an. The Memoirs of Count Grammont — Complete:! The characters of the court of Charles II., and its history, are to be ascribed to but, as a merely agreeable book, the Memoirs of Grammont perhaps deserve that character more than any which was ever written: it is pleasantry throughout, pleasantry of the best sort, unforced, graceful.

'The Merry Monarch’ was very merry indeed. Known for his love of partying and women Charles II brought fun back to England in a big, big way. Even before his return to England however, Charles was having fun in his own way, mostly with women. He acknowledged over a dozen illegitimate children with several mistresses.on the social use made of Rochester's verse at the court of Charles Laslett's point was made in discussing a passage in Book VI of the Iliad, where Hector's infant son is frightened by the horsehair crest on his father's helmet.1 The argument is that the central elements of the portrait - the existence of Hector and the picture given of.