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Revival: The Women Bonapartes vol. I (1908)

The Mother and Three Sisters of Napoleon I, 1st Edition

By Hugh Noel Williams


434 pages

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It will therefore, I think be admitted that the present volumes, in which I have endeavoured to give a full and unprejudiced history of the Women Bonapartes, call for no apology; and I may even venture to believe that, whatever their shortcomings, they will be welcomed by the English and American public as an attempt to fill a place in our Napoleonic literature which has been long vacant.

Table of Contents

Chapter I

Letizia Ramolino

Chapter II

Birth and infancy of Napoleon

Chapter III

Exigencies of Carlo Bonaparte

Chapter IV

Poverty of the Bonapartes at this period

Chapter V

Marianna and Admiral Truguet

Chapter VI

Early days of the Bonaparte family in France

Chapter VII

Madame Bonaparte and her daughters return to Marseilles

Chapter VIII

Pauline and Freron

Chapter IX

Elisa and Felix Baciocchi

Chapter X

Dispersal of the Bonaparte family

Chapter XI

Madam Bonaparte accompanied by Louis arrive in Paris

Chapter XII

The Bonapartes after Brumaire

Chapter XIII

Madame Bonaparte declines the First Consul's invitation to take up her residence at the Tuileries

Chapter XIV

Pauline and Leclerc

Chapter XV

Elisa purchases the Hotel Maurepas

Chapter XVI

Pauline after her return from St. Domingo

Chapter XVII

Proclamation of the Empire

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Europe / France