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Louis XIV
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
king of France (and longest reigning monarch of any major European country) who is known for expanding French influence and for the magnificence of the Palace of Versailles (1638-1715)
  • It is told that the Duc d'Antin removed in a single night a whole avenue of trees that annoyed Louis XIV.
    Chapters 61-62 (53% in)
  • "It might be so under the Bourbons, but at present"— "It has always been so, my dear Morrel, since the reign of Louis XIV.
    Chapters 13-14 (24% in)
  • —are you going to make me ring a second time for the carriage?" asked Monte Cristo, in the same tone that Louis XIV. pronounced the famous, "I have been almost obliged to wait."
    Chapters 41-42 (98% in)
  • * Elisabeth de Rossan, Marquise de Ganges, was one of the famous women of the court of Louis XIV. where she was known as "La Belle Provencale."
    Chapters 63-64 (29% in)

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