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When Valmond Came to Pontiac: the story of a lost Napoleon

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"[...] It took me a long time to recover from the great effort of that five weeks, but I never regretted those consuming fires which burned up sleep and energy and ravaged the vitality of my imagination. The story was founded on the incident described in the first pages of the book, which was practically as I experienced it when I was a little child. The picture there drawn of Valmond was the memory of just such a man as stood at the four corners in front of the little hotel and scattered his hot pennies to the children of the village. Also, my father used to tell me as a child a story of Napoleon, whose history he knew as well as any man living, and something of that story may be found in the fifth chapter of the book where Valmond promotes Sergeant Lagroin from non-commissioned rank, first to be captain, then to be colonel, and then to be general, all in a moment, as it were.
[...]".

ISBN-13: 9783337349943

Publisher: Bod Third Party Titles

Publication Date: 05-15-2019

Pages: 228

Product Dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.52(d)