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Caroline Weber is associate professor of French at Barnard College, Columbia University. A specialist of eighteenth-century French literature, culture, and history, she has also taught at the University of Pennsylvania and Yale University. Her other publications include Terror and Its Discontents, a well-received and widely taught book on the Reign of Terror; an edited volume of Yale French Studies; and numerous academic articles. She lives with her husband in New York City.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Marie Antoinette, -- Queen, consort of Louis XVI, King of France, -- 1755-1793 -- Clothing.
Fashion -- France -- History -- 18th century.
France -- Courts and courtiers -- Clothing -- History -- 18th century.
France -- History -- Louis XVI, 1774-1793.