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Princess De Lamballe’s Last Possessions

  In his book, Madame De Lamballe, George Bertin shares the official report of what was found in the clothes of the just murdered Princess: On the 3rd of September, in the year 1792, the fourth year of Liberty and Equality, there appeared before the Permanent Committee of the district of the Quinze-Vingts Sieurs Jacques

Book Review: Madame De Lamballe by Georges Bertin

The Princess De Lamballe, a close friend of Marie Antoinette, was one of the most famous victims of the French Revolution. Because of it, I’ve always found it odd that there aren’t many biographies written about this tragic and fascinating figure. So, when I’ve found “Madame De Lamballe” by Georges Bertin, which is available for