LOUIS XIV: THE REAL SUN KING

HARPER (J.)

C063

£14.99

144pp., 70 illus., P.B. 2018. This frank and concise book gives the reader a personal glimpse into the Sun King’s life and times as we follow his rise in power and influence: from a miraculous royal birth no one ever expected to the rise of king as absolute monarch, through the evolution of the glittering Chateau de Versailles, scandals and poison, four wars and many more mistresses… right up to his final days.