After having thus described with truth and the most
exact fidelity all that has come to my knowledge through
my own experience, or others qualified to speak of
Louis XIV. during the la...
Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon Biographies (1)
The French writer Louis de Rouvroy, Duc de Saint-Simon (1675-1755), provides in his classic "Memoirs" a major source of information on the court of the "Sun King," Louis XIV.The Duc de Saint-Simon was...