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, Ital. Buonaparte , family name of Napoleon I, emperor of the French. Parentage

Napoleon's father,

Carlo Buonaparte, 1746–85, a petty Corsican nobleman, was a lawyer in Ajaccio.
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 and Napoleon INapoleon I
, 1769–1821, emperor of the French, b. Ajaccio, Corsica, known as "the Little Corporal." Early Life

The son of Carlo and Letizia Bonaparte (or Buonaparte; see under Bonaparte, family), young Napoleon was sent (1779) to French military schools at
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81) Jean Louis Fernagus de Gelone, Relation de la deportation et de l'exil a Cayenne d'un jeune Francais sous le consulat de Buonaparte en 1802, Paris, Delaunay, Pelicier, Magimel, 1816.
If it is any Government Transaction respecting the statue of Buonaparte and one of the Pope's Statues lately in the Louvre--I have already assured you that Lord Ct [Castlereagh] will not listen to it--Indeed I am pretty sure that he would not countenance the giving up of any, now at A[ntwerp] to the French Govt--Even if the pope were to propose it: and the doing it for any thing to be gained by us, political or Dillettanti, is quite out of the question.
I then dashed the little Buonaparte on the ground, and stamped upon it, as one of her instruments of mockery.
That's because the year after France became master of Corsica a child was born to Carlo and Letizia Ramolino Buonaparte.
That's a start, but Mahoney and her friend Cheseray Buonaparte, who has helped her navigate the recertification process, say that the nature of being disabled means it's difficult for people to follow up, or to go through the bureaucratic hoops like others, so the recertification process might continue to weed out people who really do need it.
Over forty years after the writer's death in 1957, this is the first full-length critical study in English to be published on Kurt Erich Suckert, who quizzically adopted the nom-deplume Curzio Malaparte, with implicit reference to Buonaparte.
Fox's was still the great voice of liberty for Wordsworth, even though that voice was now urging peace with the detested Buonaparte.
Col Ponsonby bets Mr Raikes 100 guineas to 50 that Buonaparte enters Paris as a conqueror on or before May 1, 1815".
His grandson was then named Buon-de-parte or Buonaparte - and now figures in world history as the great Napoleon.
13, 1771, Charles Buonaparte, the father of the future emperor, had his family officially declared "nobles whose nobility can be proven to be more than 200 years old.
Like Kubla Khan and Robespierre and Napoleon Buonaparte and Macbeth, Fortinbras is a commanding genius, the human spirit in a state of only partial evolution that renders him (he is invariably masculine) a serious danger to the world:
Indeed, Hazlitt and LWR seem to have had a productive relationship, the journal on 5 January 1828 (1-4) offering just over a 3-page or 9-column prepublication review of Hazlitt's Life of Napoleon Buonaparte.