The Man in the Iron Mask
The Man in the Iron Mask
by Alexandre Dumas
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Anne of Austria

Character Analysis

The mother of King Louis XIV and his twin, Philippe. Although once a powerful political figure – she ruled France as regent when Louis was not yet of age - her power is on the decline in The Man in the Iron Mask. Dumas portrays her as a mother who unquestioningly sacrifices Philippe for political stability.

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