MEMOIRS OF FREDERICA SOPHIA WILHELMINA,; Princess Royal of Prussia, Margravine of Bareith, sister of Frederick the Great.

London: Coburn, 1812. Written by herself, translated from the original French. in two vol. 8vo, Pp. 374,i, 376. Bound in 3/4 calf and marble boards. Item #7583

This covers the activities of Wilhelmina and her brother during his reign from 1706 to 1742. Wilhelmina was her brother's confidant for almost all their lives. She made Baireuth one of the intellectual centers of Germany, surrounding herself with a court of wits and artists. The Britannica notes that these memoirs were not always accurate.

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