Napoleon’s English lessons sold for 90,000 euros

RFI France.

The first English lessons of French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte while he was banished to exile on the South Atlantic island of Saint Helena fetched more than 93,000 euros at an auction in France on Sunday, significantly more than their estimated value.

More: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20110606-napoleons-english-lessons-sold-90000-euros

Categories: France

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