Maintenon


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French consort of Louis XIV who secretly married the king after the death of his first wife (1635-1719)

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La propia Madame de Maintenon escribio a la princesa de los Ursinos para explicarle la importancia de los preliminares de la Haya, en Maintenon, Mme.
14) Ana Leticia Barbault (Aikin-Barbault): Dialogo de los muertos -- Entre Helena de Troya y Madame de Maintenon.
If Davidman herself noted any echoes between her own experience and that of Madame de Maintenon she does not mention them, and, as it happened, the project was never completed because of her sudden downturn in health.
She was condemned as a heretic partially because of the popularity of her work, partly because she dispensed with the hierarchy of the Church and partly because she became entangled in a political battle centering on the secret wife of Louis XIV, Madame de Maintenon.
Gethner ("Didactic Strategies in French Classical Comedy," 147-177) offre une excellente synthese de differents procedes didactiques et moralisateurs; passant entre autres des proverbes dramatiques de Mme de Maintenon au role d'Esope dans deux comedies de Boursault, les multiples pieces qu'il envisage prouvent que l'exploitation theatrale de la moralisation est moins discrete en fin de siecle qu'au temps de Moliere.
For some years Mme de Maintenon, Louis XIV's morganatic wife, had commissioned Biblical plays for the little girls under her tutelage at the Convent of St.
He was born during the gloomy and despotic last years of Louis XIV, when the king was dominated by his pietistical morganatic wife Mme de Maintenon, and cared only for the laborious grandiosity of Versailles and Marly.
de Maintenon, who, ironically, had once been the nanny to Louis and Montespan's children
En suma, esta tesitura la puso mas cerca de Emma Bovary que de madame de Maintenon.
Finally he describes the full victory of the sociable values of Mme de Rambouillet and Moliere in the person of Mme de Maintenon and her ascendancy.
Troufleau (1994), dans une etude de cas portant sur les bassins d'emploi et de main-d'oeuvre d'Epernon et Maintenon, situes tous deux dans l'aire d'influence de la region parisienne, montre comment des flux centripetes locaux sont compliques par des flux centrifuges regionaux.
It was merely a bonus that the king could employ the gardens to win favour with his latest mistress: with the arrival of the dour and censorious Madame de Maintenon, for instance, naked statues could be kitted out with well-placed fig leaves.
de Maintenon en su Maison Royal de Saint-Cyr, fundada en 1686 para educar a ninas de familias nobles arruinadas que habian de mantener el barniz de su origen.
La tercera parte, que se denomina Gran historia y pequenas historias, incluye veintitres trabajos, verdadera miscelanea, con lo siguientes titulos: Ser curista en la Galia bajo los romanos; Una cura en Bade en la edad media: ambiente; El termalismo medieval; Los establecimientos termales de los siglos XVI y XVIII; Una cura termal en el siglo XVII; El Duque de Maine y La Senora Maintenon en las aguas de Bareges (1675-1677-1681); Las aguas Bourbon de Dancourt; Carlos Bagard, el rey Estanislao y Cotrexeville; Curistas celebres de Plombieres antes de la revolucion; Las villas termales y la revolucion; Lo que Luchon debe al Intendente Etigny; ?
Los primeros sondeos que se han llevado a cabo en la region de Beauce (centro de Francia), entre los viticultores de la zona de Maintenon, y posteriormente en Normandia alrededor de vernon a finales del siglo XVIII, sugieren que el mercado era mucho mas abierto (mucho mas capitalista) de lo que hasta entonces solia suponerse (16).
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