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Napoleon Bonaparte
used in The Adventures of Augie March

7 uses
  • Queen Carlotta used to go to chapel near us, and she never forgave the French, because of Napoleon the Third.
    Chapter 8 (23% in)
  • As she lay in the summer light, tempered by the shades and the catalpa of the front yard, flat on her back with compresses, towels, rags, she had a considerable altitude of trunk, the soles of her feet shining from the sheets like graphite rubbings, feet of war disasters in the ruined villages of Napoleon's Spanish campaign; flies riding in echelon on the long string of the light switch.
    Chapter 2 (35% in)
  • What did Danton lose his head for, or why was there a Napoleon, if it wasn't to make a nobility of us all?
    Chapter 3 (5% in)
  • And he considered that he had the right to treat me like this, because he was making progress while I was making a fool of myself, and he intended to carry me along with him, when it was time, the way Napoleon did his brothers.
    Chapter 4 (64% in)
  • Nor are lifted straight out after an unlucky tumble, like a Napoleon from the mud of the Arcole where he had been standing up to his thoughtful nose while the Hungarian bullets broke the clay off the bank.
    Chapter 9 (97% in)
  • Napoleon when he escaped in the old box of a sledge from wintry Russia, the troops of his dead lying like so many flocks covered in snow, talked three days to Caulaincourt who probably couldn't hear very well because his ears were bandaged—his master couldn't practice his old trick of pulling them—but he must have seen in his boss's swollen face the depth that kept floating a whole Europe of details.
    Chapter 12 (32% in)
  • Now Napoleon was.
    Chapter 21 (56% in)

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