Madame de Pompadour

Madame de Pompadour

Book Title: Madame de Pompadour

Author: Nancy Mitford

Format: Paperback | 256 pages

Publication Date: 25 Oct 2011

ISBN-13: 9780099528876

When Jeanne-Antoinette was nine, she was told by a fortune teller that she would one day become the mistress of the handsome young Louix XV - from that day she was groomed to become 'a morsel fit for a King'. Nancy Mitford lovingly tells the story of how the little girl rose, against a backdrop of savage social-climbing, intrigue, excess and high drama, to become the most powerful women of the eighteenth century French court, Le Pompadour.