Bits & Bobs from the Château de Fontainebleau History
is an illustrated book, its 76 pages aimed at young readers and interested adults.
For the first time ever, the Château de Fontainebleau has found its voice and speaks of its history to children ; it has much to tell.
It talks of minor, true happenings and MAJOR events which have shaped its existence : the whims of kings, its festivies, the plots....so much to discover.
Who shared the bath with François I ?
Of the two times that Pius VII visited the château, which was the less agreeable ?
Who was nearly assassinated in the château's gardens ?
One discovers that being a carp wasn't always a barrel of laughs, that certain kings had strange encounters in the forest and that some of the rooms in the palace witnessed unusual activities.
Something to stimulate the curiosity of the young and the not-so-young.