Love And Louis Xiv

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20060828

Love and Louis XIV

The women in the life of the Sun King, read by Lia Williams and abridged by Robin Brooks.

1/5.

The Infanta Maria Theresa

The prospect of peace between Spain and France is greatly enhanced by this most splendid of marriages.

Followed by A Little Bit of Betjeman and News.

Followed by A Little Bit of Betjeman and Sailing By.

20060830

Love and Louis XIV

The women in the life of the Sun King, read by Lia Williams and abridged by Robin Brooks.

3/5.

Athenais de Mortemart

A married woman becomes Louis' next conquest.

20060831

Love and Louis XIV

The women in the life of the Sun King, read by Lia Williams and abridged by Robin Brooks.

4/5.

Francoise d'Aubigne

The pious Francoise d'Aubigne sees it as almost an act of religion to become the king's constant companion.

20060901

Love and Louis XIV

The women in the life of the Sun King, read by Lia Williams and abridged by Robin Brooks.

5/5.

With the death of the queen - Louis has to decide if he will ever marry again.

02Henriette-anne And Louise De La Valliere20060829

were Louis' first two mistresses - and emerged from the queen's group of ladies in waiting.