Editors. "Duke of Bourbon gains influence over Louis XIV". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17277, accessed 30 August 2014.]
Philippe, Duke of Orleans, Louis XV's long-serving Regent and now first minister, dies. In the wake of his death, Louis becomes heavily influenced by the Duke of Bourbon.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.