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Becoming a French Aristocrat : The Education of the Court Nobility, 1580-1715. in dj.

By: MOTLEY, Mark

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1990, ISBN:0691055475:

Seller ID: 75748


MOTLEY, Mark. Becoming a French Aristocrat : The Education of the Court Nobility, 1580-1715. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, (1990). Pp. (2),[i]-x,[1]-241,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with dark blue gilt lettered title block to spine. "Focusing on the highest-ranking segment of the nobility, MarkMotley examines why a social group whose very essence was based on heredit ary status would need or seek instruction and training for its young. As the 'warrior nobility' adopted the courtly life epitomized by Versailles - with its code of etiquette and sensitivity to language and demeanor - edu... View more info