Memoirs of the Comte de Mercy Argenteau, Napoleon's Chamberlain and His Minister Plenipotentiary to the King of Bavaria ...: The events of 1830 (Google eBook)
G. P. Putnam's sons, 1917 - Europe
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Page xxv - Louis Philippe of the House of Orleans, the younger branch of the Bourbons, offered opportunities to King William of which that headstrong monarch failed to take advantage. While, following the lead of the Great Powers, the Netherlands recognized without delay the new "Citizen-King...