Editors. "Jules Mazarin is elected a Cardinal". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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Jules Mazarin is elected a Cardinal. He sets up residence in Rome, but soon returns to France to succeed his mentor Cardinal Richelieu as chief minister of Louis XIII.