Princes and Poisoners Studies of the Court of Louis XIV
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Princes and Poisoners Studies of the Court of Louis XIV

By Frantz Funck-Brentano
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Table of Contents
  • Princes and Poisoners STUDIES OF THE COURT OF LOUIS XIV
  • PREFATORY NOTE
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • MARIE MADELEINE DE BRINVILLIERS
    • I. HER LIFE
    • II. HER TRIAL
    • III. HER DEATH
  • THE POISON DRAMA AT THE COURT OF LOUIS XIV
    • I. THE SORCERESSES
      • The Dinner of La Vigoureux.
      • Sorcery in the Seventeenth Century
      • The practices of the Witches
      • The Alchemists
      • La Voisin
      • The Magician Lesage
      • The ‘Chambre Ardente'
      • Louis XIV and the Poison Affair
    • The Dinner of La Vigoureux.
    • Sorcery in the Seventeenth Century
    • The practices of the Witches
    • The Alchemists
    • La Voisin
    • The Magician Lesage
    • The ‘Chambre Ardente'
    • Louis XIV and the Poison Affair
    • II. MADAME DE MONTESPAN
    • III. A MAGISTRATE
  • THE DEATH OF ‘MADAME'[12]
    • I
      • II
      • III
      • IV
    • II
    • III
    • IV
  • RACINE AND THE POISONS QUESTION
  • THE ‘DEVINERESSE’
  • INDEX
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