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The first codicil (paginated 15-18 in 1853), in the emperor's hand, signed, sealed
and dated April 16. Together with the following document it contains the only part
of the will that was to be communicated to the English: the return of the ashes to ...
For fear that the British might confiscate his will Napoleon had made a second
copy, partly in his own hand, of all his last wishes, dating it April 15 and sealing it
with his seal. The copy was placed in the hands of his almoner Abbe Vignali, ...
April 24, 1821, Longwood. This is a third codicil to my will of April 15. 1. Among
the crown diamonds restored in 18 14 there are five worth 600,000 francs each
which were not crown property, but were part of my private fortune. They are to be
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This is such a cute little book. Consists of an introduction to Napoleon, followed by a translation of his will. The book is formatted very well; a photocopy of each page of the actual will is ... Read full review