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Instructions to the executors (paginated 1-2), dictated to Marchand between the
22nd and the 25th, signed by Napoleon and dated April 26 by Marchand. 9.
Letter to Lafhtte, the emperor's banker, drafted to instructions by Montholon,
... 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, in the secrecy of the
confessional, with instructions to convey it to Madame Mere, or Cardinal Fesch,
failing that ...
That same day they were stamped and formally deposited with the emperor's
notary Casimir Noel; two missing documents were added in June or July: the
second codicil and the instructions. No one knows what became of the seventh
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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