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Marie-Antoinette, her early youth (1770-1774)

by Younghusband, Helen Augusta Magniac lady.

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marie Antoinette, Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, 1755-1793

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lady Younghusband.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC137.1 .Y7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 589 p.
    Number of Pages589
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6555266M
    LC Control Number13005430
    OCLC/WorldCa1000150

      Marie Antoinette secretly requested help from other European rulers, including her royal siblings in Austria and Naples. On the night of J , the royal family attempted to flee. Marie Antoinette The Journey (Book): Fraser, Antonia: In this illuminating and sweeping biography of France's most infamous queen, best-selling author Antonia Fraser portrays a young woman whose journey from palace to guillotine was doomed by her innocence and the manipulations of the ancien regime. The life of Marie Antoinette has been told before, but never with such sympathy.

      The fashion designer John Galliano made Marie Antoinette his muse in his haute couture show in Paris early this year. Lalique has made crystal earrings and a pendant inspired by one of her .   Whatever else her faults may have been, Marie-Antoinette was a devoted mother. As Maxime de la Rocheterie wrote in his biography of the queen: "There is not a letter to Marie-Antoinette's friends, not a letter to her brothers, which does not abound in details of the health and a thousand incidents in the life of her dear little ones. She goes.

    Marie Antoinette was born as Maria Antonia of Austria (2 November – 16 October ). She was Archduchess of Austria and Queen of France (yet regardless of this popular belief she was truly only the lover of king Louis XVI of France) and became the queen consort of Louis XVI of France in Her marriage was at first an unhappy one, and it was not properly consummated for. In later years, her greatest sorrow will be the loss of two of her children; the Queen holds the remaining two close to her heart. But in the early years, Marie Antoinette is easily seduced by her own image, betrayed by her youth and the lifelong indulgence of her position, incurious and unworldly in the ways of politics or the court.


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"Sources of information": p. AddeddatePages: In this lesson, we will meet Marie Antoinette, the wife of French King Louis XVI. We will get to know Marie Antoinette as we study her early life, her years as the French queen, and her tragic end. Where was Marie Antoinette born. Marie Antoinette was born in Vienna, Austria on November 2, She was the youngest daughter of Emperor Francis I and Empress Maria Theresa.

Young Marie grew up as a wealthy princess. She had private tutors and lived in large palaces in Austria. She spent much of her time with her closest sister in age, Maria.

Marie Antoinette: Early Life. Marie Antoinette, the 15th child of Holy Roman Emperor Francis I and the powerful Habsburg empress Maria Theresa. Family and Early Life. Marie Antoinette was born on November 2,in Vienna, Austria.

Marie Antoinette was the 15th and second to last child of Maria Theresa, empress of Austria, and Holy. The tribunal found her guilty and condemned her to death. On Octoshe went to the guillotine.

(The guillotine was a machine used during the French Revolution to execute people by beheading them.) Marie Antoinette aroused sympathy by her. Marie Antoinette was the queen of France and Navarre from to She is considered a major historic figure her early youth book is said to have been the biggest force in provoking the ‘French Revolution.’ Born as the daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Francis I and Empress Maria Theresa, Marie her early youth book married to Louis-Auguste who ascended the throne as Louis.

4. Marie Antoinette was a teen idol. Unlike during her years as queen, Marie Antoinette captivated the French public in her early years in the country.

Marie Antoinette was happy with a daughter; a son would have belonged to the nation, a daughter she could keep to herself. 3 Years later, the long awaited son, the dauphin of France was born, Louis Joseph (22 October - 4 June ). 2 More children came after that; Louis Charles (27 March - 8 June ) and Sophie Beatrix (9 July.

The young Arch-Duchess Antonia had no idea of her fate until the last few years of her life, and as a result of the way this book is written, we see the young Dauphine Marie Antoinette as a warmand loving princess, who longed to serve her adopted country and cared greatly about the poverty and suffering she saw around her.

Empress Maria Theresa was Marie Antoinette‘s mother, but before she became a mother, she was a child herself. She was born to Emperor Charles VI (Karl VI) and Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel on 13 May at the Hofburg Palace.

Her older brother, Leopold John, had been born on 13 Aprilbut he died when he was seven months. Marie Antoinette (/ ˌ æ n t w ə ˈ n ɛ t, ˌ ɒ̃ t-/, French: [maʁi ɑ̃twanɛt] (); born Maria Antonia Josepha Johanna; 2 November – 16 October ) was the last queen of France before the French was born an archduchess of Austria and was the penultimate child and youngest daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis became dauphine of France in May.

People first began to notice gray hairs on Marie Antoinette’s head when she was in her early 30s. As her country’s political climate became even more tumultuous and the Queen’s life fell into upheaval, she ascribed her hair’s change in color to various stressful events. Younghusband, Marie Antoinette: Her Early Youth, (London, ).

The Historian analysis. At the same time, the media, both verbal (books, newspapers, pamphlets, and posters) and non-verbal (caricatures, paintings, and fes tivals) have been subjected to. Marie Antoinette displayed what we would now call humanitarian instincts, but her marriage was far from happy to start with.

Louis was often rumored to have had a medical problem which caused him pain during sex, but it’s likely he simply wasn’t doing the right thing, and so the marriage initially went unconsummated, and once it was there. The storyline is well composed despite being concise and most importantly; makes sense, unlike many other books for early readers.

And invariably this series is great for adults to brush up the main historic facts about a certain person or age. This DK Young Reader book about Marie Antoinette is very well s: 5.

Marie Antoinette feared that she had had a miscarriage in the summer of and her mother never lived to see the birth of a son and heir. Maria Theresa died on 29 Novemberand Marie Antoinette was devastated.

She was definitely pregnant early in the next year. A Dauphin was born on 22 October The Life of Marie Antoinette Free Essay, Term Paper and Book Report As a young girl in her early teens, Marie Antoinette was plucked from her home court to get married to the adolescent, short, fat and ugly Dauphin of France, Louis XVI.

The Secret Diary of a Princess tells the story of the early years of Marie Antoinette in diary form. Maria Antonia is the youngest daughter of Maria Theresa. She has been neglected by her mother.

However, Maria Antonia has a carefree life with her older sister Maria Carolina/5(48). Her daughter was heavily influenced by her mother’s writings, carrying on her beliefs and penning the now canonical novel, Frankenstein. Marie Antoinette. Marie Antoinette is best known for excesses that inspired a radical revolution.

Initially, the young queen from Austria was well liked when she married the prince who would eventually. Marie Antoinette (born Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna von Österreich-Lothringen; November 2, –Octo ) was the queen of France, executed by guillotine during the French Revolution.

She is most known for supposedly saying "Let them eat cake," although the French quote translates more precisely as, "Let them eat brioche," and there. It is worth noting, however, that in her youth, Marie Antoinette remained mostly indifferent to political schemes.

She became more involved as political tensions rocketed dangerously high, at which time it was possibly too late.