People/Characters: Madame de Ventadour

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The Ivory Mischief by Arthur Meeker Jr.
Louis the Beloved: The Life of Louis XV by Olivier Bernier
Madame de Pompadour by Nancy Mitford

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Charlotte de La Motte Houdancourt, duchesse de Ventadour (1654–1744), was the governess of King Louis XV of France as a child, credited with saving his life from the bungling of the royal doctors when the rest of his family was fatally infected with measles.


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