Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Joséphine’s books from Malmaison

Joséphine’s books from Malmaison

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Given little early schooling, Joséphine could barely read until she was a young adult. After learning, she developed a passion for books. The library at Malmaison covered a broad range of topics, showing the Imperial couple’s interests and intellect. With her prayer book, bound in red Morocco leather, is a volume from Delandine’s New Historical Dictionary 1804, evidencing the love of history she shared with her husband.

Historical Provenance - Library of Malmaison

Leather and paper



PIERRE AUGEREAU Marshal of France lithograph by Ludwig Portman, 1807 picture

PIERRE AUGEREAU Marshal of France lithograph by Ludwig Portman, 1807

$100.00



Cdv photo 19e marshal pierre Garamond, Duke of Castiglione (1757-1816). picture

Cdv photo 19e marshal pierre Garamond, Duke of Castiglione (1757-1816).

$31.63



Cdv photo 19e pierre Garamond, marshal duke of Castiglione (1757-1816). picture

Cdv photo 19e pierre Garamond, marshal duke of Castiglione (1757-1816).

$31.63



Marshal Charles Pierre Francois Augereau 19th Century Lithograph picture

Marshal Charles Pierre Francois Augereau 19th Century Lithograph

$20.00



1897 Napoleon Marshal Charles Pierre Francois Augereau Duke Of Castiglione PRINT picture

1897 Napoleon Marshal Charles Pierre Francois Augereau Duke Of Castiglione PRINT

$14.99



Photo: Augereau,Charles Pierre François Augereau, 1st Duc de Castiglione,1757-18 picture

Photo: Augereau,Charles Pierre François Augereau, 1st Duc de Castiglione,1757-18

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