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REIGN OF LOUIS XIV. (CONTINUED).

Painted faces—Reply of a Turkish ambassador— Ineffectual criticism—Mme. Turcaref's <c pretintailles —Mme. Bonnet's law-suit—Brocaded materials—iC Andriennes "— "Criardes" — Return of "hoops" and paniers — A sailor's leap — Actresses' paniers, and the Greek head-dress—Mme. de Létorières—D'Hèle arrives frozen at the Café Procope—Waterproofs—Finishing touches—Fans and fan-makers in the seventeenth century—What Mme. de StaëUHolstein thought of fans—Transition 143

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