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The Man in the Iron Mask

The Man in the Iron Mask

by Alexandre Dumas

Madame de Chevreuse

Character Analysis

As the close confidante of Anne of Austria, Madame de Chevreuse is the Queen's closest political ally. If a member of court wants to ascertain the Queen mother's feelings on a subject (i.e., Colbert regarding Fouquet), it is best for them to go through Madame de Chevreuse.

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