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Talleyrand : the art of survival / Jean Orieux ; translated from the French by Patricia Wolf.

; Wolf, Patricia
1st American ed.. New York : Knopf, 1974.
ISBN 9780394472997, 0394472993

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Standard Title Talleyrand. English
Other Authors Wolf, Patricia.
Subjects Diplomats -- France -- Biography.
Diplomats.
France.
Talleyrand-Périgord, Charles Maurice de, prince de Bénévent, 1754-1838.
Description xii, 677, xxiii pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1974.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 665-677) and index.
Summary Some lives are shaped in childhood, others in the course of time; still others must reach the threshold of advanced age before their purpose is clear. But not the life of Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Perigord, born on February 2, 1754, whose family bore an illustrious name and had held a pre-eminent rank in society since the ninth century. At birth, his life pattern was set: opulence and renown, coupled with spiritual privation. He limped from the start, yet he was destined to go far. - pages 3.
Contents Part one : 1754-1796 -- Part two : 1796-1815 -- Part three : 1815-1838.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)650665
(OCoLC)ocm00650665
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Orieux, Jean, 1907-1990.
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