Louise, Queen of Prussia a biography. by Constance Wright

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Published by Muller in London .

Written in English

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  • Luise, Queen, consort of Frederick William III, King of Prussia, 1776-1810.

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LC ClassificationsDD421.3 .W7 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 269 p., 8 plates.
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5771672M
ISBN 100584101635
LC Control Number71512515

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In Germany, Louise, Queen of Prussia is still remembered as a heroine of the Napoleonic Wars. Louise was born in and had an idyllic childhood until war intervened.

She was forced to evacuate her home in Darmstadt when the French invaded in /5(4). Princess of Prussia. Louise Marie Elisabeth was born on 3 December to Prince Wilhelm of Prussia and his wife Princess Augusta of was named after her grandmothers, Louise, Queen of Prussia and Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia and was known as "Vivi" in her family.

Her parents were a happy but tense couple, and Louise had only one other sibling, Prince Father: Louise I, German Emperor. Louise, Queen of Prussia: A Memorial () [August Kluckhohn, Elizabeth H. Denio] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This scarce antiquarian Louise is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Louise, Queen of Prussia. London, Muller, (OCoLC) Online version: Wright, Constance. Beautiful, charismatic and gentle, Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was the most influential Queen of Prussia.

However, the “Queen of Hearts”, was much more than a pretty face. She helped shape her husband’s policy and lent a steadying presence during some of the worst times the country had faced. Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was born Ma in [ ]. Queen Louise of Prussia Princess Louise was born on Ma in Hanover, Germany, the daughter of Prince Charles of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

Early inwhen Louise her uncle, hoping to strengthen the ties between his family and the Prussian royal family, carefully plotted a meeting between Louise and Crown Prince Frederick. Louise of Prussia by Joseph GrassiLouise of Mecklenburg by Jozef Maria Grassi, She had captured the hearts and imaginations of her people with her beauty and acts of charity, but it was her courage in confronting Napoleon that made her the iconic champion of Protestant German, much as her childhood friend Marie Therese would be to French Catholics.

Excerpt from The Works of Louise Muhlbach: Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia A panic had seized the whole army. All presence of mind and sense of honor seemed to be lost. Every one thought only of saving his life, and of escaping from the con ner ing arms of the invincible French/5.

Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (German: Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie Herzogin zu Mecklenburg; 10 March – 19 July ) was Queen consort of Prussia as the wife of Born: 10 MarchHanover.

rincess Louise was the sixth child of Queen Victoria, a woman who famously loathed babies, and from her very first wail, Her Majesty was apt to see her as odd and : Rachel Cooke.

Luise was wildly popular in Prussia from the start, and descriptions of her from this time speak of her grace, goodness, and beauty. The marriage was a happy one, and the couple raised their family rather quietly at Paretz Palace west of Berlin.

Luise and Friedrich Wilhelm had nine children. Nov 5, - Explore witchyfingers's board "Queen Louise of Prussia", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Prussia, Queen and Photo jigsaw puzzle pins. Louise - Queen of Prussia - George Upton Louise and Napoleon. An armistice with Russia was concluded by Napoleon J and on the twenty-fifth of June one was arranged with Prussia also, at Tilsit.

The next day an interview took place between the Czar and Napoleon, at. Louise of Prussia (–)Queen of Prussia during a time of profound crisis brought on by Napoleonic expansionism, who emerged as a much-revered icon of patriotism, national unity, and steadfastness in adversity.

Name variations: Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz; Louisa, Luise von Preussen. Pronunciation: Lou-EE-za. Source for information on Louise of Prussia (–): Women in World.

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Bekijk meer ideeën over Pruisen, Giovanni boldini en Gekke hoeden pins. 1 negative: glass ; 14 x 11 in. Title [Queen Louise of Prussia] Contributor Names Richter, Gustav Karl Ludwig,artist. Napoleon receiving the Queen of Prussia at Tilsit, Napoleon Bonaparte, – French military and political leader and Emperor of the French from to as Napoleon I.

Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, – Read "Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by Luise Mühlbach available from Rakuten Kobo. FERDINAND VON SCHILL. Profound silence reigned in the valleys and gorges of Jena and Auerstadt.

The battles were over. T Brand: Library of Alexandria. Princess Frederica Dorothea Louise Philippine of Prussia (24 May - 7 December ) was a member of the House of was a niece of Frederick the Great, being the second daughter and third child of Prince Augustus Ferdinand of Prussia by his wife Margravine Elisabeth Louise of Brandenburg-Schwedt.

Louise and her husband Prince Antoni Radziwiłł were popular for their. Queen Louise Antique Print--Queen of Prussia--over years old--Great gift for fan of European History HalfLifeHistories 5 out of 5 stars (21) $ Read "Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia" by Louise Muhlbach available from Rakuten Kobo.

A classic historical fiction work by Clara Mundt, better known by her pen name of Louise : Andrews UK. The German warship sunk in Lake Victoria in the film The African Queen is called the Königin Luise (the “Queen Louise”).

Louise became the subject of a series of novels by nineteenth century German historical fiction writer Luise Mühlbach, which included Louisa of Prussia and her Times and Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia.

Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie zu Mecklenburg-Strelitz (English: Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, ) was the wife of king Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia, and as such queen of Prussia.

In Germany she is best known as Königin Luise. Luise, Queen, consort of Frederick William III, King of Prussia, Publisher Cambridge, [Mass.] Riverside press Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor The Library of Congress Contributor The Library of Congress Language EnglishPages:   Queen Victoria recorded the conversation with her son in her journal.

“Dear Arthur arrived and stopped with us while we were taking tea. Afterwards remained talking with me a little while, and told me that he had taken a great liking to young Louise of Prussia, Fritz Carl’s youngest daughter, who was brought up by an English governess.

Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was born on 10 March as the daughter of Charles II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and Landgravine Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt.

Louise was particularly close to her younger sister Frederica. Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia Language: English: LoC Class: PT: Language and Literatures: Germanic, Scandinavian, and Icelandic literatures: Subject: Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, -- Fiction Subject: Luise, Queen, consort of Frederick William III, King of Prussia, -- Fiction SubjectAuthor: Luise Mühlbach.

Prince Carl of Prussia Princess Alexandrine of Prussia Princess Louise of Prussia Prince Albrecht of Prussia: King Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia (*OO† ) Princess Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen consort of the Netherlands, Grand Duchess consort of Luxembourg Prince Wilhelm of Prussia.

Princess Marie Louise of Prussia, the wife of Count Rudolf von Schonburg-Glauchau, recently interviewed by a local Spanish paper, Sur.

Princess Marie Louise is described as "tall and elegant." She resembles her cousin, Queen Sofia of : Marlene Eilers Koenig. LOUISE [Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie Luise] (), queen of Prussia, was born on the 10th of March in Hanover, where her father, Prince Charles of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, was field-marshal of the household mother was a princess of Hesse-Darmstadt.

In Louise met at Frankfort the crown prince of Prussia, afterwards King Frederick William III., who was so fascinated by.

Napoleon said to Alexander “The Queen of Prussia is very charming. One would like to lay a crown at her feet instead of taking it away.” Napoleon, Alexander I., Luise and Friedrich Wilhelm III. 6 Juli at Tilsit. Queen Louise a steel magnolia. Read more about this aspect. Louise In Misfortune.

From the abyss of the French Revolution Napoleon Bonaparte arose, to be emperor of the French, the rod of princes, and the scourge of God for the people of Europe.

Austria had been conquered, southern Germany lay at the feet of its "Protector," and Prussia too must be crushed. The third photo shows Manfred Reinhold reading a book about the Prussians. The photo was taken by Princess Luise. The fourth photo is of Prince Friedrich Sigismund and Princess Marie Louise's wedding in The final photo is also of Princess Louise.

The last three photos were given to me by Princess : Marlene Eilers Koenig. Duchess Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (German: Luise Auguste Wilhelmine Amalie Herzogin zu Mecklenburg; 10 March – 19 July ) was Queen consort of Prussia as the wife of Father: Charles II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

The Works of Louise Muhlbach; Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia Vol. 10 by Muhlbach, Louise A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner Rating: % positive. Mrs. Tuttle's sketch of Queen Louise of Prussia, which was recently published under the title of "The Mother of an Emperor," has now been presented in a second edition in a book which also.

Napoleon and the Queen of Prussia, by Louise Muhlbach (read 1 Dec ) This is a fairly plotless account, covering the period from the battle of Jena to Julywhen Queen Louise of Prussia died.

It tells of various Prussians who resisted Napoleon, but it has a lot of gush. Not worth reading. ()1/5(1). A very interesting, and so far4 for me, the best book of the recent batch about Princess Louise, fourth daughter of Queen Victoria.

I like how that the author focused on Louise's artistic abilities and patronage, and not quite so much on the various rumours about an illegitimate child, various lovers, and the other sorts of tabloid fodder/5().Napoleon I Emperor of the French (), Frederick William III King of Prussia (), Friederike Queen of Hanover (), Johann Gottfried Schadow (), Louise Queen, Consort of Frederick William III, King of Prussia, Luise Queen, Consort of Frederick William III, King of Prussia (), Napole on I emperor of the.Louise – the Queen of Prussia The history of Königsberg dating back to more than years attracts the tourist flow to the Amber Region that is long associated with Russia.

UntilEast Prussia twice formed a part of the Russian Empire, and Louise, the Queen of Prussia, that the church was named in her honor, is the grandmother of the.

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