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Temporal Power : A Study in Supremacy

By: Marie Corelli

... PRINCESS XIII. SECRET SERVICE XIV. THE KING'S VETO XV. "MORGANATIC" OR--? XVI. THE PROFESSOR ADVISES XVII. AN "HONOURABL... ... in such a case, to the fate of all who are destined to occupy thrones. A marriage was 'arranged' for him; and pressing reasons of state were urged ... ...or less over every new move on the national debating-ground,--and whether marriageable princes and princesses love or loathe each other, still, when... ...cruples of a people who would certainly not abide the thought of a Royal marriage contracted in mutual aversion. Thus much soundness and right prin... ...ed by an 'Ode' as the man or woman to whom it is written! The brilliant marriage ceremony concluded, the august bride and bridegroom took their de... ...t to you,--_that ring has never left my finger_!" CHAPTER XV "MORGANATIC" OR--? The Royal 'at home' was soon over. Many of those who... ...ng matter in your case. You know that such a marriage is, and can only be morganatic;--and as the immediate consequence of your amazing folly, a sui... ...f God and man; yet you coolly propose to give me a second wife under the 'morganatic' law, which, as I view it, is merely a Royal excuse for bigamy... ...of an egregious folly,--but nothing can make your marriage otherwise than morganatic. And when the State considers a Royal alliance for you advisabl...

... THE KING'S DOUBLE IX. THE PREMIER'S SIGNET X. THE ISLANDS XI. GLORIA--IN EXCELSIS! XII. A SEA PRINCESS XIII. SECRET SERVICE XIV. THE KING'S VETO XV. MORGANATIC OR--? XVI. THE PROFESSOR ADVISES XVII. AN HONOURABLE STATESMAN XVIII. ROYAL LOVERS XIX. OF THE CORRUPTION OF THE STATE XX. THE SCORN OF KINGS XXI. AN INVITATION TO COURT XXII. A FAIR DEBUTANTE 3 XXIII. THE KING'S D...

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Morganatic marriage

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...In the context of royalty, a morganatic marriage is a marriage between people of unequal social rank, wh... ...In the context of royalty, a morganatic marriage is a marriage between people of unequal social rank, which prevent... ...e husband's titles and privileges to the wife and any children born of the marriage. Now rare, it is also known as a left-handed marriage because in t... ...eft hand instead of his right.[1] Generally, this is a marriage between a man of high birth (such as from a reigning, deposed or m... ...y or a commoner).[2][3] Usually, neither the bride nor any children of the marriage have a claim on the bridegroom's succession rights, titles, preced... ...It is also theoretically possible for a woman to marry a man of lower rank morganatically. After Almanach de Gotha (which categori... ... und 2. Abteilung übernommen worden).[6] Variations of morganatic marriage were also practised by non-European dynasties, such as ... ...rincipal wives, and other families of Africa and Asia. Morganatic marriage is not, and has not been, possible in jurisdictions tha... ... links 7 Etymology Morganatic, already in use in English by 1727 (according to the Du Cange as...

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Temporal Power : A Study in Supremacy

By: Marie Corelli

... PRINCESS XIII. SECRET SERVICE XIV. THE KING'S VETO XV. "MORGANATIC" OR--? XVI. THE PROFESSOR ADVISES XVII. AN "HONOURABL... ... in such a case, to the fate of all who are destined to occupy thrones. A marriage was 'arranged' for him; and pressing reasons of state were urged ... ...or less over every new move on the national debating-ground,--and whether marriageable princes and princesses love or loathe each other, still, when... ...cruples of a people who would certainly not abide the thought of a Royal marriage contracted in mutual aversion. Thus much soundness and right prin... ...ed by an 'Ode' as the man or woman to whom it is written! The brilliant marriage ceremony concluded, the august bride and bridegroom took their de... ...t to you,--_that ring has never left my finger_!" CHAPTER XV "MORGANATIC" OR--? The Royal 'at home' was soon over. Many of those who... ...ng matter in your case. You know that such a marriage is, and can only be morganatic;--and as the immediate consequence of your amazing folly, a sui... ...f God and man; yet you coolly propose to give me a second wife under the 'morganatic' law, which, as I view it, is merely a Royal excuse for bigamy... ...of an egregious folly,--but nothing can make your marriage otherwise than morganatic. And when the State considers a Royal alliance for you advisabl...

... THE KING'S DOUBLE IX. THE PREMIER'S SIGNET X. THE ISLANDS XI. GLORIA--IN EXCELSIS! XII. A SEA PRINCESS XIII. SECRET SERVICE XIV. THE KING'S VETO XV. MORGANATIC OR--? XVI. THE PROFESSOR ADVISES XVII. AN HONOURABLE STATESMAN XVIII. ROYAL LOVERS XIX. OF THE CORRUPTION OF THE STATE XX. THE SCORN OF KINGS XXI. AN INVITATION TO COURT XXII. A FAIR DEBUTANTE 3 XXIII. THE KING'S D...

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Marriage à-la-mode: 1. The Marriage Settlement

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... Marriage à-la-mode: 1. The Marriage Settlement ... ...n National Gallery, London The Marriage Settlement is the first in the series of s... ... The Marriage Settlement is the first in the series of six satirical paintings known as Marriage à-la-mode painted by William Hogarth. ... ... 5 See also 5.1 Other paintings in the Marriage à-la-mode series ... ... the Viscount's descent. As a pointed addition, Hogarth has added a broken off branch – a previous marriage outside the nobility that was disowned – n... ...t would normally be displayed on a family tree. This could indicate that the disowned marriage was morganatic, an ironic commentary on the present "Ma...

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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen, Vol. I

By: Sarah Tytler

... Coronation. VI. The Maiden Queen. VII. The Betrothal. VIII. The Marriage. IX. A Royal Pair. X. Royal Occupations.--An Attempt On T... ... The Duc D'Orleans. XIV. The Queen's First Visit To Scotland. XV. A Marriage, A Death, And A Birth In The Royal Family.--A Palace Home.... ...alace Home. XVI. The Condemnation Of The English Duel.--Another Marriage.--The Queen's Visit To Chateau D'Eu. XVII. The Queen's ... ...f George III. The Prince and Princess of Wales separated soon after their marriage. Their only child was Princess Charlotte of Wales. Frederick, D... ...hild was George V., King of Hanover. Augustus, Duke of Sussex, married morganatically. Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge, married, 1818, Princess Aug... ...our months before her death. It was in her presence, at Kew, that a royal marriage and re-marriage were celebrated that day. The Duke of Clarence wa... ...ouro and Mdlle. D'Este, [Footnote: Daughter of the Duke of Sussex, by his morganatic marriage with Lady Augusta Murray. Mdlle. D'Este became the wi... ...meland (Lady Augusta Murray). [Footnote: The Duke of Sussex made a second morganatic marriage, after Lady d'Ameland's death, with Lady Cecilia Buggi...

.... IV. The Accession. V. The Proroguing Of Parliament, The Visit To Guildhall; And The Coronation. VI. The Maiden Queen. VII. The Betrothal. VIII. The Marriage. IX. A Royal Pair. X. Royal Occupations.--An Attempt On The Queen's Life. XI. The First Christening.--The Season Of 1841. XII. Birth Of The Prince Of Wales.--The Afghan Disasters.--Visit Of The King Of Prussia.--The ...

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Bride price

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... wealth paid by the groom or his family to the parent s of a woman upon the marriage of their daughter to the groom. (Compare dowry, which is pai... ...er, which is property settled on the bride herself by the groom at the time of marriage.) The agreed bride price may or may not be intended to refle... ...esent-day customs of maintenance for the wife in the event of the breakup of marriage, and family maintenance in the event of the husband not provid... ...e lives. In the Jewish tradition, the rabbis in ancient times insisted on the marriage couple's entering into a marriage contract, called a ketubah ... ...t of the biblical dower or bride price, which was payable at the time of the marriage by the groom. This innovation came about because the bride pr... ...property if she remarries. Morning gifts were preserved for many centuries in morganatic marriage, a union where the wife's inferior social status wa...

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Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen V. 1

By: Sarah Tytler

.........................................................60 CHAPTER VIII. THE MARRIAGE. .................................................................. ...LAND. ...................................................108 CHAPTER XV. A MARRIAGE, A DEATH, AND A BIRTH IN THE ROYAL FAMILY.—A PALACE H... ..........116 CHAPTER XVI. THE CONDEMNATION OF THE ENGLISH DUEL.—ANOTHER MARRIAGE.—THE QUEEN'S VISIT TO CHATEAU D'EU. .......................... ...ER VI. THE MAIDEN QUEEN. • CHAPTER VII. THE BETROTHAL. • CHAPTER VIII. THE MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER IX. A ROYAL PAIR. • CHAPTER X. ROYAL OCCUPATIONS.—A... ...LEANS. • CHAPTER XIV. THE QUEEN'S FIRST VISIT TO SCOTLAND. • CHAPTER XV. A MARRIAGE, A DEATH, AND A BIRTH IN THE ROYAL FAMILY.—A PALACE HOME. • CHA... ...only child was George V., King of Hanover. Augustus, Duke of Sussex, married morganatically. Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge, married, 1818, Princess Augu... ...y Douro and Mdlle. D'Este, [Footnote: Daughter of the Duke of Sussex, by his morganatic marriage with Lady Augusta Murray. Mdlle. D'Este became the wi... ...d'Ameland (Lady Augusta Murray). [Footnote: The Duke of Sussex made a second morganatic marriage, after Lady d'Ameland's death, with Lady Cecilia Bugg...

...LIAMENT, THE VISIT TO GUILDHALL, AND -- THE CORONATION, 42 -- Chapter VI. THE MAIDEN QUEEN, 56 -- Chapter VII. THE BETROTHAL, 60 -- Chapter VIII. THE MARRIAGE, 72 -- Chapter IX. A ROYAL PAIR, 78 -- Chapter X. ROYAL OCCUPATIONS.?AN ATTEMPT ON THE QUEEN'S LIFE, 84 -- Chapter XI THE FIRST CHRISTENING.?THE SEASON OF 1841, 91 -- Chapter XII. BIRTH OF THE PRINCE OF WALES.?THE AF...

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Royal Marriages Act 1772

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...itions under which members of the British Royal Family may contract a valid marriage, in order to guard against marriages that could diminish the s... ... to the Crown Act 2013 would lay down much more limited restrictions on royal marriages. Provisions The Act said that no descendant of George II, ... ...cil". That consent was to be set out in the licence and in the register of the marriage, and entered in the books of the Privy Council . Any marriage... ...used. The Act further made it a crime to perform or participate in an illegal marriage of any member of the Royal Family. This provision was repealed... ...7 . Rationale The Act was proposed by George III as a direct result of the marriage of his brother, Prince Henry, Duke of Cumberland and Strathea... ...ere subsequently considered illegitimate.This marriage, being invalid, was not morganatic as is frequently stated, e.g. by Michael Thornton, Royal Feu... ...airbrother took the name Mrs FitzGeorge. The marriage was non-existent, not a morganatic marriage, as many have called it.e.g. Compton Mackenzie, The...

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The $30,000 Bequest : And Other Stories

By: Mark Twain

...old, now; he had served that store for fourteen years; he had begun in his marriage-week at four hundred dollars a year, and had climbed steadily up, ... ...reams and a private dabbler in romance. The first thing she did, after her marriage--child as she was, aged only nineteen-- was to buy an acre of grou... ...usic of those inspiring words sang through those people's heads. From his marriage-day forth, Aleck's grip had been upon the purse, and Sally had sel... ...Aleck, I think we are making a mistake--that is, you are. I mean about the marriage business." He sat up, fat and froggy and benevolent, like a bronze... ...century ago, and unsmirched by a day's work since, and then! why, then the marriages, of course. But no, along comes a pair a real aristocrats from Eu... ...kind of marriage that is sacred to royalty, exclusive to royalty: it's the morganatic." "What do they call it that for, Sally?" "I don't know; but a... ... royal only." "Then we will insist upon it. More--I will compel it. It is morganatic marriage or none." "That settles it!" said Sally, rubbing his h...

... high-salaried man of his profession in Lakeside. He was thirty-five years old, now; he had served that store for fourteen years; he had begun in his marriage-week at four hundred dollars a year, and had climbed steadily up, a hundred dollars a year, for four years; from that time forth his wage had remained eight hundred -- a handsome figure indeed, and everybody conceded...

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Marie Luise von Degenfeld

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...Luise von Degenfeld (November 28, 1634 – March 18, 1677) was the morganatic second wife of Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine . Born Mari... ...ing" of Bohemia, by Elizabeth Stuart, daughter of James I of England . Marriage Although the marriage of the Elector and Electress was notoriousl... ... acting on his own sovereign authority, the Prince-Elector contracted a morganatic but arguably bigamous ( cf. cuius regio, eius religio ) sec... ...anatic but arguably bigamous ( cf. cuius regio, eius religio ) second marriage with the young Baroness von Degenfeld at Schwetzingen Castle, the...

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Without Prejudice

By: Israel Zangwill

...ENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS XXIII. PATER AND PROSE XXIV. THE IN... ...the Armenians to be done to death, and thou wilt not put a stop to child-marriages in India." "But for thee I should have been alive to-day," bro... ...aesthetic. Vizetelly. Vivisection. First love _v._ later love; French marriage system _v._ the English. The corrupt choruses in the Greek dr... ... are acquired qualities inherited? Is tobacco a mistake? Is drink? Is marriage? Is the high hat? Polygamy; the social evil. Are the planets ... ...rs obediently, AGATHA P. ROBINS. 1890. SIR,--The failure of marriage is too apparent to be glossed over any longer. "A.Y.Z." and "... ..." admitted the publisher. "Hasty births, premature births, secret births, morganatic births, illegitimate births, and every variety of infelicitous ...

...-STORIES XVII. A THEORY OF TABLE-TURNING XVIII. SOCIETIES TO FOUND XIX. INDECENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS...

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Lex Canuleia

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..., it abolished a corresponding prohibition in the Twelve Tables and allowed marriage between patrician s and plebeian s, with children inheritin... ...cies, which the patricians had retained as their prerogative.* Gaius Canuleius Morganatic marriage Roman law List of Roman laws List of legal Latin te... ... the patricians had retained as their prerogative.* Gaius Canuleius Morganatic marriage Roman law List of Roman laws List of legal Latin terms The Ro...

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The Two Brothers

By: Honoré de Balzac

...t shows more plainly how essential to European society is the indissoluble marriage bond, how fatal the results of feminine weakness, how great the da... ...shed to Paris, not so much to be present at the wedding as to see that the marriage contract was drawn to suit him. The ardent and disinterested love ... ... that of Mary, the mother of our Lord, to continue ever virgin, even after marriage. Her portrait, still to be seen in the atelier of Bridau, shows a ... ...ifty thousand francs on her inheritance, made to Agathe at the time of her marriage, represented her share of the property of her father and mother. ... ... to advance the fortune of her sons in future years. From the time of her marriage to the death of her husband, Agathe had held no communication with... ...tte into a "mariage en detrempe,"--a Parisian term which is equivalent to "morganatic marriage," as applied to royal personages. Philippe when they le...

...e place of a king upon the throne. Perhaps I have never drawn a picture that shows more plainly how essential to European society is the indissoluble marriage bond, how fatal the results of feminine weakness, how great the dangers arising from selfish interests when indulged without restraint. May a society which is based solely on the power of wealth shudder as it sees th...

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Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden

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...pold was the first son of Margrave Karl Friederich of Baden by his second, morganatic wife Louise Karoline Geyer von Geyersberg. Since Luise Karoline ... ...rsberg. Since Luise Karoline was not of equal birth with the Margrave, the marriage was deemed morganatic and the resulting children were perceived as... ...Karoline was not of equal birth with the Margrave, the marriage was deemed morganatic and the resulting children were perceived as incapable of inheri... ...f Baden. Hochberg heir Since the descendants of Charles Frederick's first marriage to Karoline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt were at first plentiful, no ... ...to Luise Karoline Geyer von Geyersberg, he and the three sons of his first marriage signed a declaration which reserved decision on the title and any... ... decision on the title and any succession rights of sons to be born of the marriage.Schulze, Hermann. Die Hausgesetze der regierenden deutschen Fürste... ...ther declared that his marriage to their mother must "in no way be seen as morganatic, but rather as a true equal marriage". On 10 September 1806, af... ...dants, Charles proceeded to confirm the succession rights of his hither-to morganatic half-uncles, elevating each to the title, Prince and Margrave of... ...ophie's undoubted royal blood would help to offset the stigma of Leopold's morganatic birth. Finally, on 10 July 1819, a few months after Charles's d...

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Frederick the Great and His Court

By: Louise Muhlbach

..........................................102 CHAPTER XI. THE PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE. .................................................................. ..............................................108 CHAPTER XIII. PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE.................................................................... ... RITTER. • CHAPTER X. OLD AND NEW SUFFERING. • CHAPTER XI. THE PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER XII. THE QUEEN AS A MATRIMONIAL AGENT. • CHAPTER XI... ... CHAPTER XII. THE QUEEN AS A MATRIMONIAL AGENT. • CHAPTER XIII. PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER XIV. THE MISUNDERSTANDING. • CHAPTER XV. SOIREE OF ... ...quently devolve on the king. To unite the two houses more closely, another marriage must be brought about. The Prince Augustus William, the presum... ...ed that the king would not seek a divorce from his wife, in order to form a morganatic marriage with Laura von Pannewitz; and the queen−mother was o...

...TACI, 88 -- Chapter VIII. THE CORONATION, 93 -- Chapter IX. DORRIS RITTER, 98 -- Chapter X. OLD AND NEW SUFFERING, 102 -- Chapter XI. THE PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE, 106 -- Chapter XII. THE QUEEN AS A MATRIMONIAL AGENT, 108 -- Chapter XIII. PROPOSAL OF MARRIAGE, 113 -- Chapter XIV. THE MISUNDERSTANDING, 117 -- Chapter XV. SOIREE OF THE QUEEN DOWAGER, 120 -- Chapter XVI. UNDER TH...

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Claudine Françoise Mignot

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...rer of the province of Dauphiné, and Amblerieux promised to promote their marriage. He married the girl himself, however, and left her his fortune. ... ...married her within a week of their first meeting, and after seven years of marriage died leaving her part of his estate. They had one son (c. 1654 – c... ...part of his estate. They had one son (c. 1654 – c. 1657). By a third and morganatic marriage in 1672 with John Casimir, ex-king of Poland, a few w... ... estate. They had one son (c. 1654 – c. 1657). By a third and morganatic marriage in 1672 with John Casimir, ex-king of Poland, a few weeks before... ...w weeks before his death, she received a third fortune. Immediately on her marriage with Amblerieux she had begun to educate herself, and her wealth a...

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Louisa of Prussia and Her Times

By: Louisa Muhlbach

...Dorris Ritter, X. Old and New Sufferings, XI. The Proposal of Marriage, XII. The Queen as a Matrimonial Agent, XIII. Proposal of... ...arriage, XII. The Queen as a Matrimonial Agent, XIII. Proposal of Marriage, XIV. The Misunderstanding, XV. Soiree of the Queen Dow... ...ently devolve on the king. To unite the two houses more closely, another marriage must be brought about. The Prince Augustus William, the presumpti... ... of the prince and led him to take upon himself the slavery of this hated marriage, in order to be free from the scorn and cruelty of his father. To... ...true love that a new storm was rising on the ever- clouded horizon of her marriage, and that the lightning might soon destroy her. Frederick had... ... that the king would not seek a divorce from his wife, in order to form a morganatic marriage with Laura von Pannewitz; and the queen-mother was of ...

...I. The Illustrious Ancestors of a Tailor, VII. Soffri e Taci, VIII. The Coronation, IX. Dorris Ritter, X. Old and New Sufferings, XI. The Proposal of Marriage, XII. The Queen as a Matrimonial Agent, XIII. Proposal of Marriage, XIV. The Misunderstanding, XV. Soiree of the Queen Dowager, XVI. Under the Lindens, XVII. The Politician and the French Tailor, XVIII. The Double Re...

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Prince Adalbert of Bavaria (b. 1944)

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...d his first wife Princess Maria Adelgunde of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen . Marriage On 9 May 1978 Prince Adalbert married Marion Malkowsky, the dau... ...ollowed a week later also in Munich . Initially the union was considered morganatic, but on 3 March 1999 the marriage was decreed to be dynastic in... .... Initially the union was considered morganatic, but on 3 March 1999 the marriage was decreed to be dynastic in accordance with the Bavarian house l...

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The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq., Of the Kingdom of Ireland

...HIS LATE PRUSSIAN MAJESTY; HIS VISITS TO MANY OF THE COURTS OF EUROPE; HIS MARRIAGE, AND SPLENDID ESTABLISHMENTS IN ENGLAND AND IRELAND; AND THE MANY ... ... are in my person, [Note: As we have never been able to find proofs of the marriage of my ancestor Phaudrig with his wife, I make no doubt that Lyndon... ...on destroyed the contract, and murdered the priest and witnesses of the 2 marriage.——B. L.] on appealing to the English courts, the estate was awarde... ...mitten by the charms of the spinster; but Mrs. Barry refused all offers of marriage, declaring that she lived now for her son only, and for the memory... ...ts in the world had taken possession of mamma's mind, until his lordship's marriage in the year '57 with Miss Goldmore, the Indian nabob's rich daught... ...dower, or rather since the death of the reigning duchess, had contracted a Morganatic marriage with a lady whom he had ennobled; and who considered it... ...dower, or rather since the death of the reigning duchess, had contracted a Morganatic marriage with a lady whom he had ennobled; and who considered it... ...e Countess of Liliengarten (which was the romantic title of his highness's morganatic spouse), and the easy old man would give an order for the marria... ...as no other than Madame de Liliengarten, the mistress, or as some said the morganatic wife, of the old Duke of X——, Duke Victor's father. She had left...

...IS EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURES; MISFORTUNES; HIS SUFFERINGS IN THE SERVICE OF HIS LATE PRUSSIAN MAJESTY; HIS VISITS TO MANY OF THE COURTS OF EUROPE; HIS MARRIAGE, AND SPLENDID ESTABLISHMENTS IN ENGLAND AND IRELAND; AND THE MANY CRUEL PERSECUTIONS, CONSPIRACIES, AND SLANDERS OF WHICH HE HAS BEEN A VICTIM....

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Prince William of Baden

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...berg and his wife, Countess Maximiliana Christiane of Sponeck. Because his marriage to Luise was considered by the House of Baden as morganatic, Wi... .... Because his marriage to Luise was considered by the House of Baden as morganatic, Wilhelm, for a time, had no succession rights to the Grand Duch... ...natic, Wilhelm, for a time, had no succession rights to the Grand Duchy. Marriage and family He married on 16 October 1830, Duchess Elisabeth Alex...

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Without Prejudice

By: Israel Zangwill

...ENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS XXIII. PATER AND PROSE XXIV. THE IN... ...the Armenians to be done to death, and thou wilt not put a stop to child-marriages in India." "But for thee I should have been alive to-day," bro... ...aesthetic. Vizetelly. Vivisection. First love _v._ later love; French marriage system _v._ the English. The corrupt choruses in the Greek dr... ... are acquired qualities inherited? Is tobacco a mistake? Is drink? Is marriage? Is the high hat? Polygamy; the social evil. Are the planets ... ...rs obediently, AGATHA P. ROBINS. 1890. SIR,--The failure of marriage is too apparent to be glossed over any longer. "A.Y.Z." and "... ..." admitted the publisher. "Hasty births, premature births, secret births, morganatic births, illegitimate births, and every variety of infelicitous ...

...-STORIES XVII. A THEORY OF TABLE-TURNING XVIII. SOCIETIES TO FOUND XIX. INDECENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS 3 XXIII. PATER AND PROSE XXIV. THE INFLUENCE OF NAMES XXV. AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS XXVI. THE PENALTIES OF FAME XXVII. ON FINISHING A BOOK...

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Princess Victor of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

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...henlohe-Langenburg (Laura Williamina Seymour; 17 December 1832 – 13 February 1912)[1] was a British-born aristocrat whose marriage to a German prince ... ... Contents 1 Ancestry 2 Marriage ... ...eymours (originally, St. Maur) who belonged to the gentry of the 12th century, acquired considerable landed wealth by the marriage of Sir Roger de St.... ...th cousin of her husband's, with whom she shared multiple descents from King Frederick II of Denmark. Marriage ... ... Nonetheless, her noble antecedents in the United Kingdom did not suffice to permit Laura to contract an equal marriage with a cadet of a G... ... marriage with a cadet of a German mediatised family of princely rank in 19th century Europe. Almost two weeks before her morganatic marriage to Princ... ... 1832 births 1912 deaths House of Hohenlohe-Langenburg Morganatic spouses ...

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Without Prejudice

By: Israel Zangwill

...........................................................85 XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE ................................................................... ...ENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE • XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE • XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE • XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS • XXIII. PATER AND PROSE • XXIV. T... ...est the Armenians to be done to death, and thou wilt not put a stop to child−marriages in India.” “But for thee I should have been alive to−day,” brok... ...tual, and esthetic. Vizetelly. Vivisection. First love v. later love; French marriage system v. the English. The corrupt choruses in the Greek dramas ... ...redity: are acquired qualities inherited? Is tobacco a mistake? Is drink? Is marriage? Is the high hat? Polygamy; the social evil. Are the planets inh... ...hs,” admitted the publisher. “Hasty births, premature births, secret births, morganatic births, illegitimate births, and every variety of infelicitous...

...ABLE?TURNING, 74 -- XVIII. SOCIETIES TO FOUND, 82 -- XIX. INDECENCY ON THE ENGLISH STAGE, 84 -- XX. LOVE IN LIFE AND LITERATURE, 85 -- XXI. DEATH AND MARRIAGE, 89 -- XXII. THE CHOICE OF PARENTS, 92 -- XXIII. PATER AND PROSE, 99 -- XXIV. THE INFLUENCE OF NAMES, 104 -- XXV. AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS, 107 -- XXVI. THE PENALTIES OF FAME, 112 -- XXVII. ON FINISHING A BOOK, 117 -- ...

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Louis I, Grand Duke of Baden

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... line of the Baden family. The succession then went to the children of the morganatic second marriage of Grand Duke Karl Friedrich and Louise Karolin... ... family. The succession then went to the children of the morganatic second marriage of Grand Duke Karl Friedrich and Louise Karoline Geyer von Geyers...

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The Empress Josephine

By: Louise Muhlbach

...II. The Betrothal IV. The Young Bonaparte V. The Unhappy Marriage VI. Trianon and Marie Antoinette VII. Lieutenant Na... ...nais XXI. The New Paris XXII. The First Interview XXIII. Marriage XXIV. Bonaparte's Love-Letters XXV. Josephine in Ital... ... to secure for them in due time, by means of a brilliant and advantageous marriage, a happy future--this was the only ambition of this gentle and vi... ...that you are called to high destinies. You will soon be married. But your marriage will not be a happy one. You will soon be a young widow, and then... ... la Pagerie, had settled in Paris after having rid herself of an unhappy marriage with a man, coarse and addicted to gambling, and after having, th... ... herself kind and friendly. This lady was the Countess de Montesson, the morganatic wife of the Duke d'Orleans, the father of the Duke Philippe Ega...

...CONTENTS. BOOK I. THE VISCOUNTESS BEAUHARNAIS. I. Introduction II. The Young Maid III. The Betrothal IV. The Young Bonaparte V. The Unhappy Marriage VI. Trianon and Marie Antoinette VII. Lieutenant Napoleon Bonaparte VIII. A Page from History IX. Josephine's Return X. The Days of the Revolution XI. The 10th of August and the Letter of Napoleon Bonaparte XII. The ...

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Leonora Christina Ulfeldt

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...d promise to marry the girl before yielding her to the King's passion. The marriage was morganatic and Leonora Christina was not a princess, sharin... ...arry the girl before yielding her to the King's passion. The marriage was morganatic and Leonora Christina was not a princess, sharing rather the t...

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In Direst Peril

By: David Christie Murray

...robs the lady he loves and honours above all womenkind, and wins her hand in marriage by the act. Yet, before we were married, I robbed my wife of for... ...that, except in one case, I have always been on the weaker side—but until my marriage I was what is generally called a soldier of fortune. I am known ... ... saying; but I never had the opportunity, and my sword, until the date of my marriage, was always at the service of oppressed nationalities. This, how... ...d of the prospective son−in−law's political ideas. He tried at first to make marriage a question of the surrender of the cause, but the count was ultr... ...e main point. Miss Rollinson married the count. Within three months of their marriage the count went back to Italy to assist in the stirring−up of som... ...g, where she caught a grand duke, who was so far fascinated as to contract a morganatic marriage with her. Since that time Miss Pleyell's adventures h...

...ain upon his honour. It can happen still less often that a man of honour robs the lady he loves and honours above all womenkind, and wins her hand in marriage by the act. Yet, before we were married, I robbed my wife of forty thousand pounds, breaking into her rooms to steal it; and here, now that we are both old, she is still so proud of me for having done that, that she ...

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House of Hesse

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...lume I (1977) p. 202 History The origins of the House of Hesse begin with the marriage of Sophie of Thuringia, daughter of Louis IV, Landgrave of ... ...burg and Hesse-Rheinfels . The line of Hesse-Darmstadt was also part of the morganatic line of the Battenberg family when Prince Alexander of He... ...-1866) Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld (1721–1866) Hanau-Schaumburg (1831/1853, morganatic line) Hesse-Marburg (1567, divided in 1604 between Hesse-Da... ...9–1651) Hesse-Homburg (1622–1866) Hesse-Itter (1661–1676) Battenberg (1858, morganatic line. Mountbatten since 1917) Hesse-Kassel and its junior...

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The Empress Josephine

By: Louise Muhlbach

..................................................12 CHAPTER V. THE UNHAPPY MARRIAGE.................................................................... ...........................................................118 CHAPTER XXIII. MARRIAGE.................................................................... ...THE BETROTHAL. • CHAPTER IV. THE YOUNG BONAPARTE. • CHAPTER V. THE UNHAPPY MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER VI. TRIANON AND MARIE ANTOINETTE. • CHAPTER VII. LI... ... XXI. THE NEW PARIS. • CHAPTER XXII. THE FIRST INTERVIEW. • CHAPTER XXIII. MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER XXIV. BONAPARTE'S LOVE−LETTERS. • CHAPTER XXV. JOSE... ...le to secure for them in due time, by means of a brilliant and advantageous marriage, a happy future this was the only ambition of this gentle and v... ...n herself kind and friendly. This lady was the Countess de Montesson, the morganatic wife of the Duke d'Orleans, the father of the Duke Philippe ...

...I. Introduction, 2 -- Chapter II. THE YOUNG MAID, 3 -- Chapter III. THE BETROTHAL, 8 -- Chapter IV. THE YOUNG BONAPARTE, 12 -- Chapter V. THE UNHAPPY MARRIAGE, 19 -- Chapter VI. TRIANON AND MARIE ANTOINETTE, 28 -- Chapter VII. LIEUTENANT NAPOLEON BONAPARTE, 37 -- Chapter VIII. A PAGE FROM HISTORY, 46 -- Chapter IX. JOSEPHINE'S RETURN, 52 -- Chapter X. THE DAYS OF THE REVOL...

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Princess Olga Paley

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The Empress Josephine

By: Louise Muhlbach

...THE BETROTHAL. • CHAPTER IV. THE YOUNG BONAPARTE. • CHAPTER V. THE UNHAPPY MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER VI. TRIANON AND MARIE ANTOINETTE. • CHAPTER VII. LIEUTE... ... XXI. THE NEW PARIS. • CHAPTER XXII. THE FIRST INTERVIEW. • CHAPTER XXIII. MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER XXIV. BONAPARTE'S LOVE-LETTERS. • CHAPTER XXV. JOSEPHIN... ...e to secure for them in due time, by means of a brilliant and advantageous marriage, a happy future—this was the only ambition of this gentle and virt... ... that you are called to high destinies. You will soon be married. But your marriage will not be a happy one. You will soon be a young widow, and then—... ...de la Pagerie, had settled in Paris after having rid herself of an unhappy marriage with a man, coarse and addicted to gambling, and after having, thr... ...wn herself kind and friendly. This lady was the Countess de Montesson, the morganatic wife of the Duke d'Orleans, the father of the Duke Philippe Egal...

...S. · CHAPTER I. INTRODUCTION. · CHAPTER II. THE YOUNG MAID. · CHAPTER III. THE BETROTHAL. · CHAPTER IV. THE YOUNG BONAPARTE. · CHAPTER V. THE UNHAPPY MARRIAGE. · CHAPTER VI. TRIANON AND MARIE ANTOINETTE. · CHAPTER VII. LIEUTENANT NAPOLEON BONAPARTE. · CHAPTER VIII. A PAGE FROM HISTORY. · CHAPTER IX. JOSEPHINE'S RETURN. · CHAPTER X. THE DAYS OF THE REVOLUTION. · CHAPTER XI....

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Prince Louis of Luxembourg

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...rnational Beau Soleil boarding school, in Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland. Marriage and family Prince Louis married Tessy Antony on 29 September 2006 ... ...on 29 September 2006 in Gilsdorf's Roman Catholic parish church. Upon his morganatic marriage, the prince gave up his succession rights and those of ... ...mber 2006 in Gilsdorf's Roman Catholic parish church. Upon his morganatic marriage, the prince gave up his succession rights and those of all the cou...

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The Life of the Rt. Hon. Sir Charles W. Dilke : Volume 1

By: Stephen Gwynn

...A TREATY--THE COMMUNE X. THE CIVIL LIST XI. PERIOD OF FIRST MARRIAGE XII. RE-ELECTION TO PARLIAMENT--DEATH OF LADY DILKE XII... ...ton Dilke's home was then with his grandmother. When death cut short that marriage, the old ladies returned, and lived out the end of their lives in... ...this fact, but because he was easygoing and had made friends with the morganatic wife of Alexander II. in his last years. Alexander III. nev... ...he Queen's request for a dowry of £30,000 for the Princess Louise on her marriage with the Marquis of Lorne; and Mr. Peter Taylor, in opposing the ... ...ourtenay, who knew us both extremely well, ... said: "A very suitable marriage. You are neither of you in love with one another, but you wil... ...Trevelyan, [Footnote: 'On January 14th I announced to him my intended marriage with Miss Sheil, which was a profound secret... but our walks...

...ION TO PARLIAMENT VIII. THE EDUCATION BILL OF 1870--THE FRANCO-GERMAN WAR IX. THE BLACK SEA TREATY--THE COMMUNE X. THE CIVIL LIST XI. PERIOD OF FIRST MARRIAGE XII. RE-ELECTION TO PARLIAMENT--DEATH OF LADY DILKE XIII. RENEWAL OF ACTIVITY XIV. REVIVAL OF THE EASTERN QUESTION XV. HOME POLITICS AND PERSONAL SURROUNDINGS XVI. THE EASTERN QUESTION--TREATY OF SAN STEFANO AND CONG...

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Prince Manuel of Bavaria

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...he line in the Bavarian Succession as his parents' union was considered morganatic . However, this changed on 3 March 1999 when Franz, Duke of Bav... ... this changed on 3 March 1999 when Franz, Duke of Bavaria recognized the marriage conditionally as dynastic in accordance with the Bavarian house la... ...logy from Columbia University where he is now a cardiology researcher. Marriage On 6 August 2005 Prince Manuel married Princess Anna of Sayn-Wit...

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Following the Equator Vol. 1

By: Mark Twain

...Ceded to England--Old time Fijians--Convicts among the Fijians--A Case Where Marriage was a Failure Immortality with Limitations CHAPTER VIII. A Wil... ...glad music! CHAPTER IV. A dozen direct censures are easier to bear than one morganatic compliment. --Pudd'nhead Wilson's New Calendar. Sailed from ...

...uth--Going Ashore--Midwinter in Fiji--Seeing the Governor-- Why Fiji was Ceded to England--Old time Fijians--Convicts among the Fijians--A Case Where Marriage was a Failure Immortality with Limitations CHAPTER VIII. A Wilderness of Islands--Two Men without a Country--A Naturalist from New Zealand--The Fauna of Australasia--Animals, Insects, and Birds--The Ornithorhynchus--...

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Kirsten Munk

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... Contents 1 Early life and Morganatic marriage 2 Children ... ... 1 Early life and Morganatic marriage 2 Children ... ... 5 References Early life and Morganatic marriage Kirsten Munck was the daughter of Lu... ... References Early life and Morganatic marriage Kirsten Munck was the daughter of Ludvig Munck ... ... of the king's honourable intentions. On 31 December 1615, she was married morganatically to the widowed king,[1] but not within a church. In 1627, sh... ...rose and as early feminist literature. Despite the turmoil of her parents' marriage and the conflicts between her brothers and brothers-in-law, accord... ... As the king's health declined in 1625, so did his temperament and his marriage. In 1627, Kirsten fell in love with a German c... .... She also had her marriage and children confirmed as legitimate, although morganatic. The Sons-in-law Party party spoke for her i... ... Burials at St. Canute's Cathedral Morganatic spouses 17th-century Danish people ...

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The Life of the Rt. Hon. Sir Charles W. Dilke : Volume 1

By: Stephen Gwynn

...........................................87 CHAPTER XI. PERIOD OF FIRST MARRIAGE ................................................................... ...EATY THE COMMUNE • CHAPTER X. THE CIVIL LIST • CHAPTER XI. PERIOD OF FIRST MARRIAGE • CHAPTER XII. RE−ELECTION TO PARLIAMENT DEATH OF LADY DILKE • ... ...Ashton Dilke's home was then with his grandmother. When death cut short that marriage, the old ladies returned, and lived out the end of their lives i... ...to this fact, but because he was easygoing and had made friends with the morganatic wife of Alexander II. in his last years. Alexander III. ne... ...by the Queen's request for a dowry of L30,000 for the Princess Louise on her marriage with the Marquis of Lorne; and Mr. Peter Taylor, in opposing the... ...s Courtenay, who knew us both extremely well, ... said: A very suitable marriage. You are neither of you in love with one another, but you wi...

...OF 1870 THE FRANCO?GERMAN WAR, 60 -- Chapter IX. THE BLACK SEA TREATY THE COMMUNE, 74 -- Chapter X. THE CIVIL LIST, 87 -- Chapter XI. PERIOD OF FIRST MARRIAGE, 99 -- Chapter XII. RE?ELECTION TO PARLIAMENT DEATH OF LADY DILKE, 109 -- Chapter XIII. RENEWAL OF ACTIVITY, 118 -- Chapter XIV. REVIVAL OF THE EASTERN QUESTION, 130 -- Chapter XV. HOME POLITICS AND PERSONAL SURROUND...

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Friedrich Günther, Prince of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt

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... Contents 1 Biography 2 Marriages and children ... ...y his first wife had predeceased him and his son by his second wife Prince Sizzo of Leutenberg was born from a morganatic marriage.[3] ... ... wife had predeceased him and his son by his second wife Prince Sizzo of Leutenberg was born from a morganatic marriage.[3] Marria... ... He married and secondly Countess Helene of Reina (1835–1860) on August 7, 1855 at Dresden. This marriage was morganatic and their child... ... He married and secondly Countess Helene of Reina (1835–1860) on August 7, 1855 at Dresden. This marriage was morganatic and their children were crea... ... His third wife was Marie Schultze (1840–1909) whom he married at Schwarzburg on September 24, 1861. This marriage was also morganatic and in 186... ...fe was Marie Schultze (1840–1909) whom he married at Schwarzburg on September 24, 1861. This marriage was also morganatic and in 1864 he created the t... .... This marriage was also morganatic and in 1864 he created the title Countess of Brockenburg for his wife. The marriage was childless. ...

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Vivian Grey

By: Benjamin Disraeli

................................................................31 CHAPTER X. MARRIAGE. ................................................................. ...G. • CHAPTER VIII. THE FIRST WEEK. • CHAPTER IX. TACTICS. • CHAPTER X. MARRIAGE. • CHAPTER XI. THE PARK. • CHAPTER XII. A MORNING VISIT. • ... ...ehind him. Mr. Lorraine had duly and dutifully informed his family of his marriage, and they, as amiably and affectionately, had never answered h... ...cked; so Vivian made love to the wife, and secured the husband. CHAPTER X. MARRIAGE. I think that Julia Manvers was really the most beautiful crea... ...s not exactly the creature to lose his heart very speedily. He looked upon marriage as a certain farce in which, sooner or later, he was, as a we... ... espoused the lady with his left hand. The ceremony, which we call here a morganatic marriage, you have probably heard of before. The favoured fe...

...CTER, 26 -- Chapter VI. THE TERRACE, 28 -- Chapter VII. EARLY RISING, 29 -- Chapter VIII. THE FIRST WEEK, 30 -- Chapter IX. TACTICS, 31 -- Chapter X. MARRIAGE, 31 -- Chapter XI. THE PARK, 36 -- Chapter XII. A MORNING VISIT, 37 -- Chapter XIII. THE ARRIVAL, 42 -- Chapter XIV. THE HALL, 44 -- Chapter XV. THE DRAWING ROOM, 49 -- Chapter XVI. TOADEYS, 54 -- Chapter XVII. THE C...

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