Napoleon"s notes on English history

made on the eve of the French revolution. by NapoleМЃon I Emperor of the French

Publisher: J.M. Dent, Publisher: E.P. Dutton in London, New York

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Title in red and black.

StatementIllustrated from contemporary historians and refreshed from the findings of later research, by Henry Foljambe Hall.
ContributionsHall, Henry Foljambe, ed. and tr.
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LC ClassificationsDA32 .N23
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Paginationxxvii, 352 p.
Number of Pages352
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Open LibraryOL6964697M
LC Control Number06001463
OCLC/WorldCa1330329

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