The Reluctant Empress
Knopf, 1986 - 410 Seiten
Extremely interesting biography of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, the beautifland mysterious Queen who was the Romantic idol of 19th-century Europe and wasassassinated in 1898.
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from the Hofburg. Absolutism was celebrating its triumphs with an imperial
wedding — and the people cheered. Nevertheless, the Emperor had seized the
occasion of the joyful event to make some gestures of conciliation to the
And so the newspapers printed grotesquely false reports, such as the following: "
It must surely be of great interest to learn that the Great Hall in the Hofburg has
been turned into an exercise ground. Every form of gymnastic equipment can be
Thus, while Schratt officially called on the Empress's reader and friend, Ida
Ferenczy, she met Emperor Franz Joseph, who made his way to her along the
winding corridors of the Hofburg. In this way, the trysts remained private. Because
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