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The Resource A scented palace : the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer, Elisabeth de Feydeau ; translated by Jane Lizop

A scented palace : the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer, Elisabeth de Feydeau ; translated by Jane Lizop

Label
A scented palace : the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer
Title
A scented palace
Title remainder
the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth de Feydeau ; translated by Jane Lizop
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Montpellier, 1748: Jean-Louis Fargeon is born into a family of perfumers and soon becomes apprenticed to his father's modest perfumerie. But he dreams of becoming perfumer to the young queen, Marie Antoinette. His ambition would carry him to Paris where his boutique became one of the most elegant and well-patronised in France
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Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Feydeau, Elisabeth de
Dewey number
  • 944'.035'092
  • 944.035
  • 944.035092
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fargeon, Jean-Louis
  • Marie Antoinette
  • Perfumes
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • Biography
Label
A scented palace : the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer, Elisabeth de Feydeau ; translated by Jane Lizop
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781845111892
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 140 p.
Isbn
9781845111892
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
A scented palace : the secret history of Marie Antoinette's perfumer, Elisabeth de Feydeau ; translated by Jane Lizop
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
9781845111892
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 140 p.
Isbn
9781845111892
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
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