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The history of all aspects of the theatre (musical and dramatic) during the Consulate and Empire. An appendix gives a chronological list of all the shows seen by Napoleon Bonaparte. Indispensable guide to the Parisian theatrical and musical world for the period 1799 to 1815. [This document is also available as en epub file]
Containing a description of the island’s towns, augmented with a description of « Buonaparte’s » [sic] voyage to the place of his embarcation. [This document is also available as en epub file]
Selection of official and private letters intercepted at different times by Turkish and British warships, published by the British government in 1798 so as to « open Europe’s eyes » regarding the real reason for the Egyptian expedition and in order to give the true story of this « oriental tale » by publishing the actual experience of […]
Tableau of the 16,000 soldiers who fought for France taken prisoner in the period 1810 to 1814 (Russia, Poland and Germany), including a list of all the those soldiers (out of the 16,000) still alive and in Russia. [This document is also available as en epub file]
L’engouement suscité par le Mémorial étendit l’activité éditoriale de Las Cases à la vente de gravures de paysages de Sainte-Hélène. Les quatre Vues de Sainte-Hélène, disponibles à la parution du dernier volume en 1823 au dépôt du Mémorial (rue du Bac) et chez tous les (bons) libraires de Paris et des départements, furent gravées par Fortier et Aubert. Ils reprirent les illustrations de William Daniell faites à partir des dessins de Samuel Davies pour le livre du major-général Alexander Beatson, Tracts relative to the island of St.Helena written during a residence of five years, London, G. and W. Nicol, 1816.
In which the conduct and conversations of Napoleon Buonaparte, and his suite, during the voyage, and the first months of his residence in that island, are faithfully described and related.