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2 edition of empress Josephine found in the catalog.

empress Josephine

Marguerite Vance

empress Josephine

from Martinique to Malmaison.

by Marguerite Vance

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Josephine, Empress, consort of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1763-1814.,
  • Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821 -- Marriage.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Nedda Walker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC216.1 .V3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6199530M
    LC Control Number56008307
    OCLC/WorldCa1618424


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