The Empress Eugénie, 1826-1920.
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The Empress Eugénie, 1826-1920. by Harold Kurtz

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Eugénie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920,
  • Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873 -- Marriage

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 387-392.

LC ClassificationsDC280.2 .K85 1964a
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 407 p.
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5930198M
LC Control Number64055895

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