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The court of Napoleon

or, Society under the first empire; with portraits of its beauties, wits and heroines, designed from authentic originals by Jules Champagne, and engraved upon steel by Halpin, Rogers, Buttre, H.B. Hall, and Hollyer

by Frank B. Goodrich

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Published by J.B. Lippincott & Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Court and courtiers

  • Edition Notes

    Added engraved title page.

    Statementby Frank B. Goodrich
    ContributionsChampagne, Jules, illustrator
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 3-416 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25388415M
    OCLC/WorldCa1557017

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    Memoirs of Napoleon, His Court and Family, Volume 2 Memoirs of Napoleon, His Court and Family, Laure Junot Abrantès (duchesse d') Author: Laure Junot Abrantès (duchesse d') Publisher: R. Bentley, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Napoleon Hill is the most famous conman you’ve probably never heard of. Born into poverty in rural Virginia at the end of the 19th century, Hill went on to write one of the most successful self-help books of the 20th century: Think and Grow Rich. In fact, he helped invent the genre. But it’s the untold story of Hill’s fraudulent business practices, tawdry sex life, and membership in a.

      The grandeur and extravagance of the court of Napoleon I once surpassed even that of that Louis XIV, the Sun King. His palaces at Saint-Cloud and the Tuileries shimmered with walls of Lyons silk and exotic treasures gleaned from distant campaigns; it echoed with the rustle of jewel-encrusted gowns, the drums of military marches and the whispers of his courtiers’ Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.   Napoleon Bonaparte (), also known as Napoleon I, was a French military leader and emperor who conquered much of Europe in the early 19th century. After seizing political power in France.


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