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The Strange Career of the Chevalier D'eon De Beaumont: Minister ...
J. Buchan Telfer
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amongst appear August Baron de Breteuil bassador battle of Villinghausen Beaumarchais Bestoujeff Boutaric captain of dragoons Caron cause Chevalier D'Eon Chevalier Douglas Chevaliere considered Count de Broglio Count de Guerchy Count de Vergennes Court Crown 8vo D'Eon de Beaumont declared Duke de Choiseul Duke de Nivernois Duke de Praslin Earl Empress enemies England English favour female attire French ambassador Gaill gilt edges Guerchy's hand History honour Illustrations instructions King's lady late King le Chevalier D'Eon letter London Lord Bute Lord Ferrers Lord Halifax Louis XV Madame Mademoiselle D'Eon Majesty Majesty's matter minister plenipotentiary Monsieur Morande never October orders papers Paris peace person Petersburg Pompadour Prince de Conti R. A. Proctor received reply return to France royal Russia secret correspondence sent Sieur D'Eon Tercier thousand livres tion Tonnerre Vergennes Vergy Versailles vols wish woman Woodcuts wrote