Madame de Sevione: A Life and Letters.
Acclaimed author of histories, Mossiker fleshes out the life of Madame de Sevione around excerpts from hundreds of her letters. De Sevione lived within the circle of the Sun King Louis XIV, was widowed young, and remained a widow by choice. Her letters have long been considered exceptional, but not often translated. 1983. Hb, dj. USED. $20.00