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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In Possenhofen she met her "Italian" sisters, ex-Queen Marie of Naples and
Countess Mathilde Trani ("Spatz"). They too had fled to "Possi," leaving their
husbands behind in Rome. That there were difficulties in Marie's marriage all the
6 The Empress took special pleasure in appearing at the side of another, hardly
less beautiful woman — Lily Hunyady as well as her younger sister, ex-Queen
Marie of Naples. These relationships involved a deep attachment, demonstrated
Elisabeth found the British successor's discourse practical, "for I have not looked
at a newspaper, but neither has the Crown Princess [Alexandra], which
reassured me."13 Ex-Queen Marie of Naples introduced her older sister to
members of ...
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biography of Empress of Austria — Queen of Hungary + Queen of Bavaria young marriage King Franz Rudolf — Hapsburg line — many deaths, murder, suicide she was anorexic, borderline perso. Interesting ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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this is about one of the most famous women in the world, empress elizabeth of austria, who after living a wild free life at the age of 16, and deeply in love marries the young emperor of austria franz ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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