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Title Napoléon III et Compiègne [videorecording]
Imprint Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, c1988.


 Media and Microforms  NA7736.C65 N37 1988  VIDEO    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videocassette (26 min.) (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series The Castles of France.
Un homme, un château = A man, a castle.
Homme, un château.
Note In French with English subtitles.
Title on cassette label: Compiègne.
Title on container: Compiègne and Napoléon III.
"Sur une idée de François Gall."
Originally produced ca. 1979.
"FFH 1505"--Container.
[Producer] François Gall ; [director] Alain Cavalier.
Licensed with public perfomance rights.
Subject Château de Compiègne (Compiègne, France)
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873 -- Palaces.
Eugénie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920 -- Palaces.
Castles -- France.
Summary "Compiègne was built in the great forest north of Paris to satisfy Louis XV's appetite for the hunt. Here Louis XVI first met Marie Antoinette. The castle was to reach the pinnacle of its glory during the reign of Napoleon III and Empress Eugénie, who also came for the hunting season and brought with them the celebrities of the day."--Publisher's brochure.
Other Author Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Other Title Compiègne.
Compiègne and Napoléon III.