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Architecture: The Natural and the Manmade by Vincent Scully
Before Versailles: A Novel of Louis XIV by Karleen KoenMinister of Finance
Chateaux of France by Realities Editors
Imprimatur by Rita Monaldi
Louis XIV by Ian Dunlop
Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas
The Man in the Iron Mask by Alexandre Dumas
The Man Who Outshone the Sun King: A Life of Gleaming Opulence and Wretched Reversal in the Reign of Louis XIV by Charles Drazin
The Splendor of France: Great Chateaux, Mansions, and Country Houses by Roberto Schezen
Vatel et la naissance de la gastronomie by Dominique Michel
Vaux-le-Vicomte by Anne Sefrioui
Vaux-le-Vicomte by Jean-Marie Perouse de Montclos
The Vicomte De Bragelonne or Ten Years Later, Being the Completion of "The Three Musketeers" and "Twenty Years After" by Alexandre Dumas
The Vicomte de Bragelonne, or Ten Years Later, Vol 1 (of 3) by Alexandre Dumas

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Nicolas Fouquet (1615– 1680) was the Superintendent of Finances for King Louis XIV of France and a patron of artists and architects until he fell from favor with the king in 1661. He built the magnificent château Vaux-le-Vicomte.

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