The Kings cabinet de travail (study) at Versailles. The Sun King by Nancy Mitford
The King's cabinet de travail (study) at Versailles. The Sun King by Nancy Mitford, page 248.
The Palace of Versailles was built over a period of 60 years by some 36, 000 men and was occupied by three successive kings before the French Revolution. Over 1, 000 nobles were in residence here during the reign of Louis XIV
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Eunice Richards and Volkmar von Alten in the reading room of the Mistral bookstore
Eunice Richards and Volkmar von Alten in the reading room of the Mistral bookstore, summer 1959. Much frequented by Beats and intellectuals from abroad, the shop was, in the words of the American owner, George Whitman, a "Guest House" where newcomers to Paris could stay, and a "Free University", where seminars and poetry readings were held
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The French President Arrives The Queen with General de Gaulle as they drove
The French President Arrives
The Queen with General de Gaulle as they drove from Victoria Station to Buckingham Palace yesterday after the French President had been welcomed on arrival at Victoria by the Queen and many other members of the Royal Family.
6th April 1960
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