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Constant de Rebecque

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Constant de Rebecque, Benjamin 1767-1830. French writer and politician who was exiled in 1802 for denouncing Napoleon's machinations. He is best known for the novel Adolphe (1816), inspired by his affair with Madame de Staël.

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  • On receiving news of this engagement, Constant de Rebecque took a second important step when at 8:00 P.M. he authorized Brigadier-General Bylandt to march up from Nivelles to support Bernhard.

    THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON

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