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THE FRENCH PEOPLE

UNDER HIS EMPIRE,

BY THE AUTHOR OF

Bonaparte and the French People

UNDER HIS CONSULATE,

from the German,

Μή γαρ ώς Θεώ νομίζετ' εκείνα τα παρόντα πεπονέναι πράγματα αθάνατα.
αλλά και μισει τις εκείνον, και δίδιεν, ώ άνδρες Αθηναίοι, και φθονεϊ, και των
σάγν νύν δοκόυντων οικείως έχειν αυτώ. .

Demosth, Phil. i. 4.

London:
PRINTED FOR TIPPER AND RICHARDS,

LEADENHALL-STREET,
By Dewick and Clarke, Aldersgate-street.

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PREFACE.

The original of the following work, bears the title of " NAPOLEON BUONAPARTE, wie er leibt und lebt, und das franzosische volk unter ihm. Aus dem Englischen. Petersburg, 1806, bey Peter Hammer dem Aeltern.The place of publication may be correctly given, but the pretence of being a translation from the English, is contradicted by every page of it, The author manifests an ignorance of the English style of thought, unusual in the well informed German literati. We are told that the present work was written by the author of a book bearing a similar title, and having the same design, of which a translation was published last year, by the publishers of this volume, under the title of " Bonaparte, and the French people under his Consulate,” The present v.9.

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