Keywords: mazarin

The Suitors of Yvonne

The Suitors of Yvonne

Rafael Sabatini

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THE SUITORS OF YVONNE Being a Portion of the Memoirs of the Sieur Gaston de Luynes By Rafael Sabatini CHAPTER I. OF HOW A BOY DRANK TOO MUCH WINE, AND WHAT CAME OF IT Andrea de Mancini sprawled, ingloriously drunk, upon the floor. His legs were thrust under the table, and his head rested against the chair from which he had slipped his long black hair was tossed and dishevelled his handsome, boyish face flushed and garbed in the vacant expression of idiocy. I beg a thousand pardons, M. de Luynes, ...

Keywords: 1602-1661 1643-1715 -- Fiction France -- History -- Louis XIV Jules Mazarin