The empress Eugenie a three-act play by Marie Adelaide (Belloc) Lowndes

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  • Eugénie, -- Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, -- 1826-1920 -- Drama.

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Statementby Mrs. Belloc Lowndes.
LC ClassificationsPR6023.O95 E6 1938
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 129 p.
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22916817M
LC Control Number38036445

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Napoleon III and his Empress Eugenie, without knowing it, had given their first gift, an everlasting one, to the University of Notre Dame -- the Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto.

Our Lady had inspired a peasant girl, and moved an Emperor and his Empress -- worlds apart from one another -- to make a difference in the lives of millions of people.

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The Empress’ introduction to the Italian question was dramatic and very nearly fatal. On the evening of JanuNapoleon and Eugenie, drawing up in front of the opera house to attend a benefit performance, narrowly escaped death from the bombs of an Italian revolutionary, Felice Orsini, and his accomplices.

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