Duchess of Parma

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Isabella D'Este, Duchess Of Parma - Titles, Styles, Honours and Arms - Titles and Styles
... 3 October 1635 – 18 February 1664 Her Highness Isabella d'Este, Princess of Modena 18 February 1664 – 21 August 1666 Her Highness the Duchess of Parma. ...

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    I know I have the body of a weak, feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king—and of a King of England too, and think foul scorn that Parma or Spain, or any prince of Europe, should dare to invade the borders of my realm; to which, rather than any dishonour should grow by me, I myself will take up arms—I myself will be your general, judge, and rewarder of every one of your virtues in the field.
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