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Frenchman in England, 1784

La Rochefoucauld, François duc de

Frenchman in England, 1784

being the Mʹelanges sur l"Angleterre of François de la Rochefoucauld

by La Rochefoucauld, François duc de

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Published by Caliban in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Rochefoucauld, François, -- duc de, -- 1765-1848 -- Travel -- England,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign public opinion, French -- Early works to 1800,
  • England -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800,
  • England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementnow edited from the MS. with an introduction by Jean Marchand ; translated with notes by S.C. Roberts.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    ContributionsMarchand, Jean.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19061548M
    ISBN 101850660166
    OCLC/WorldCa32393531

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[François La Rochefoucauld, duc de; Jean Marchand; S C Roberts; Bruce Rogers; Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)]. An 18th-Century Diary; A FRENCHMAN IN ENGLAND, Being the Melanges sur l'Angleterre of Francois de la Rochefoucauld.

Now Edited from the MS. With an Introduc- tion by Jean Marchand. Originally published inthis book presents an English translation of the French aristocrat François de La Rochefoucauld's travel memoir, Mélanges sur l'Angleterre.

The text provides a detailed account of English manners and customs, together with a record of two journeys through Suffolk and Norfolk undertaken by La Rochefoucauld during Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld.

In duc's two sons François and Alexandre, came to England with their Polish escort Maximilien de Lazowski. The party was persuaded to base itself at Bury where they met Arthur Young, and were taken by him on a five or six day tour of Suffolk and the Essex border.

Frenchman's Creek is a historical novel by Daphne du in Cornwall during the reign of Charles II, it tells the story of a love affair between an impulsive English lady, Dona, Lady St.

Columb, and a French pirate, Jean-Benoit Aubéry. Synopsis. Dona, Lady St. Columb, makes a sudden visit with her children to Navron, her husband's remote estate in Cornwall, in a fit of disgust.

In his published book A tour in the United States of America, J.F.D. Smyth, Esq. tells us that he "purchased two horses at Petersburg; for the best I gave fifteen pounds, the worst cost me twenty-five pounds" (p).

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When Francois de la Rochefoucauld, and his brother Alexandre visited Suffolk inthe events which were to lead to the French Revolution in were already in train.3/5(5).

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The Marquis de Bombells visited Waterford in Novemberand over a week, made some observations on the area which he probably would not have had the time for, except that he was waiting on a ship to take him away.

Similar indeed, to another foreign visitor we have met previously, Arthur Young. Marc de Continue reading "Waterford- November ; a Frenchmans view". Description When Francois de la Rochefoucauld, and his brother Alexandre visited Suffolk inthe events which were to lead to the French Revolution in were already in train.

Alexis de Tocqueville, political scientist, historian, and politician, best known for Democracy in America, 4 vol. (–40), a perceptive analysis of the political and social system of the United States in the early 19th century.

Tocqueville was a great-grandson of the statesman Chrétien de. Books / A Frenchman's Year in Suffolk, ; October 46 black and white illustrations pages x cm Suffolk Records Society Suffolk Records Society Boydell Press (François was then 18) to England for a year to appreciate the ordering of these things in a country which had experienced a revolution over a century earlier.

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