Queen Margot by Alexander Dumas: Dumas relates the stirring events of the last years of Charles IX's reign in the late 16th century. The marriage of Catholic Marguerite de Valois, Charles IX’s sister, to Protestant Henri de Bourbon, King of Navarre, took place during religious wars and intensified an already burning power struggle between two clans in the royal family.
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Marie Antoinette Antoinette was the last Queen of France and one of the more famous victims of the guillotine during the French Revolution. Antoinette was famous for her excess in a time of extreme economic hardship for her country. Date: 1769. Artist: Joseph Ducreux
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Professor Will Bashor's MARIE ANTOINETTE'S HEAD: THE ROYAL HAIRDRESSER, THE QUEEN, AND THE REVOLUTION, pitched as The Devil Wears Prada comes to Versailles, the story of Léonard Autié, Marie Antoinette's hairdresser, the man responsible for the style that made her the envy of France and for the uproar that dragged her to the guillotine, to Jon Sternfeld at Lyons Press (World).