The Resource Queens and mistresses of Renaissance France, Kathleen Wellman, (electronic resource)

Queens and mistresses of Renaissance France, Kathleen Wellman, (electronic resource)

Label
Queens and mistresses of Renaissance France
Title
Queens and mistresses of Renaissance France
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Wellman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This title tells the history of the French Renaissance through the lives of its most prominent queens and mistresses, beginning with Agnès Sorel, the first officially recognised royal mistress in 1444, including Anne of Brittany, Catherine de Medici, Anne Pisseleu, Diane de Poitiers, Marguerite de Valois among others, and concluding with Gabrielle d'Estrées, Henry IV's powerful mistress during the 1590s
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
944/.0209252
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DC112.A1
LC item number
W45 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Queens and mistresses of Renaissance France, Kathleen Wellman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Agnès Sorel: the first official royal mistress -- Anne of Brittany: the limits and prospects of a queen -- The women of the court of Francis I: wives and mistresses, sister and mother -- Diane de Poitiers: an idealized mistress -- Catherine de Medici: king in all but name -- Marguerite de Valois: scandalous queen, femme savante -- Gabrielle d'Estrées: nearly a queen
Control code
ocn841809754
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 433 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299546615
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2zz8hn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32203767
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841809754
  • ebl0300190654

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