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Voyage autour de ma chambre [French] By Xavier de Maistre
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Xavier de Maistre (French pronunciation: ​[ɡzavje... More > də mɛstʁ]; 10 October 1763 – 12 June 1852) of Savoy (then part of the Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia), lived largely as a military man, but is known as a French writer. The younger brother of noted philosopher and counter-revolutionary Joseph de Maistre, Xavier was born to an aristocratic family at Chambéry in October 1763. He served when young in the army of Piedmont-Sardinia, and in 1790 wrote his fantasy, Voyage autour de ma chambre ("Voyage Around My Room", published 1794), when he was under arrest in Turin as the consequence of a duel.Xavier shared the political sympathies of his brother Joseph, and after a French revolutionary army annexed Savoy to France in 1792, he left the service, and eventually took a commission in the Russian army. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xavier_de_Maistre< Less
Expedition nocturne autour de ma chambre [French] By Xavier de Maistre
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Xavier de Maistre (French pronunciation: ​[ɡzavje... More > də mɛstʁ]; 10 October 1763 – 12 June 1852) of Savoy (then part of the Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia), lived largely as a military man, but is known as a French writer. The younger brother of noted philosopher and counter-revolutionary Joseph de Maistre, Xavier was born to an aristocratic family at Chambéry in October 1763. He served when young in the army of Piedmont-Sardinia, and in 1790 wrote his fantasy, Voyage autour de ma chambre ("Voyage Around My Room", published 1794), when he was under arrest in Turin as the consequence of a duel.Xavier shared the political sympathies of his brother Joseph, and after a French revolutionary army annexed Savoy to France in 1792, he left the service, and eventually took a commission in the Russian army. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xavier_de_Maistre< Less

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