Life in the Tuileries under the second empire
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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English


  • Napoleon -- III, -- Emperor of the French, -- 1808-1873,
  • France -- Courts and courtiers

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Edition Notes

Statementby Anna L. Bicknell, an inmate of the palace.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 279 p.
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23319434M

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