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Published by John Lane, John Lane company in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.,
  • Josephine, Empress, consort of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1763-1814.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Turquan ; tr. from the French by Violette Montagu, with a photogravure frontispiece and sixteen other illustrations.
ContributionsMontagu, Violette M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 372 p.
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23360117M
LC Control Number12011767

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