Table of contents for Louis XV and the Parlement of Paris, 1737-1755 / John Rogister.

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List of plates
List of figures
List of tables
List of abbreviations
A note on names
1. The background: the Parlement and the King
2. Issues and intrigues, 1741-1747
3. Prelude to crisis: the vingtième and the affair of the hôpital ge;ne;ral, 1748-1751
4. Denial of sacraments: the conflict of 1752
5. A decision for the King
6. The crisis of 1753
7. The transfer of the Parlement to Pontoise and the exile of the enquêtes and requêtes, 1753
8. The exile of the grand'chambre and the return of the Parlement, 1753-1754
Conclusion: the 'law of silence', 2 September 1754
Appendix A. Note on the Comte d'Argenson's informants
Appendix B. Two letters of Louis XV on the crisis of 1753.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Louis XV, King of France, 1710-1774, France, Parlement (Paris) History 18th century, France Politics and government 1715-1774 Religious aspects, Despotism France History 18th century