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



1813-1913, Germany, Leipzig. Battle of the Nations Big  Medal. 60 mm . picture

1813-1913, Germany, Leipzig. Battle of the Nations Big Medal. 60 mm .

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Napoleon 1813 Russia Austria Napoleon coin Alexander Battle Leipzig medal token picture

Napoleon 1813 Russia Austria Napoleon coin Alexander Battle Leipzig medal token

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1813-1913, Germany, Leipzig. Battle of the Nations silver  Medal. picture

1813-1913, Germany, Leipzig. Battle of the Nations silver Medal.

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Germany iron Commemorative medal for the Battle of Leipzig 1814 picture

Germany iron Commemorative medal for the Battle of Leipzig 1814

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Starbucks Leipzig Icon Mug Town Hall Coffee Cup Germany Battle of the Nations picture

Starbucks Leipzig Icon Mug Town Hall Coffee Cup Germany Battle of the Nations

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Set Of 8 Postcards Depicting Battle of Leipzig Napoleon French Troops picture

Set Of 8 Postcards Depicting Battle of Leipzig Napoleon French Troops

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