Luis I of Spain dies and Philip V returns as King

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Historical Context Note

Luis I of Spain dies, and his father Philip V, who had abdicacted eight months earlier possibly due to awareness of his own mental instability, is forced to return as King.
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Editors. "Luis I of Spain dies and Philip V returns as King". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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