Love and Lovers of the Past by Paul GaulotLove and Lovers of the Past by Paul Gaulot

Love and Lovers of the Past

byPaul Gaulot

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904. Excerpt: ... THE FAVRAS CASE1 (december 1789--February 1790) I THE DISCOVERY OF A CONSPIRACY At the end of December 1789 a dinner was given by the Bishop of Chartres. Several politicians were invited, and 1 The dossier of the Favras case has disappeared in its entirety. This is not very surprising, as many most influential people had an interest in its destruction. It contained twenty-five deeds, fifteen warrants of committal, and nine pieces of information. Nevertheless, there are at the National Record Office many interesting documents, especially three papers which were found in the iron safe (C. 184). As sources for printed documents we shall mention: Mémoires pour Thomas de Mahy, marquis de Favras; Interrogatoire de M. le marquis de Favras, Plaidoyer pour Thomas Mahy de Favras, by the baron de Corméré; Dernier plaidoyer de Monsieur Thilorier; Paroles de M. de Favras; Jugement du Châtelet de Paris; Procès du marquis de Favras; Déclaration à l'Hôtel de Ville et dernières paroles de M. de Favras prononcées au pied de la potence; Testament de mort de M. de Favras; le peuple éclairé sur la conspiration de M. de Favras; Adresse aux Parisiens;Justification de M. de Favras; Correspondance du marquis et de la marqtcise de Favras; Journal de Paris; Moniteur Universel (from December 1789 to February 1790); Les Révolutions de Paris, by Prudhomme; Recueil des lettres de Mirabeau, by M. de Bacourt; Souvenirs sur Mirabeau, by Etienne Dumont of Geneva; Mémoires de La Fayette; Mémorial, by Gouverneur Morris; Mémoires dAugeard; Mémoires de Madame de Tourzel; Mémoires du général baron Thiébaut; Souvenirs du comte de Montgaillard; Le marquis de Favras, by M. de Valon (Revue des D...
Title:Love and Lovers of the PastFormat:PaperbackDimensions:110 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.23 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217863132

ISBN - 13:9780217863131