Recommended books & movies

(Note: this page is in its infancy. Have patience!  And thanks for dropping by. )


Baroque: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting, edited by Rolf Toman. (Blog post here.)



Wonderful novels set in the 17th century:

The Ghost of Monsieur Scarron, by Janet Lewis

Conceit, by Mary Novik


Movies set in 17th Century France

The Princess of Montpensier


Movies set in the Court of the Sun King

Angélique et le roi


Le Roi Dance

L’allée du roi


Movies set in 18th century Europe

Mozart’s Sister