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The imaginary emperor

Steve Bartholomew

The imaginary emperor

a tale

by Steve Bartholomew

  • 15 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Dark Gopher Books in [San Francisco, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Joshua Norton is bankrupt and desperate in antebellum San Francisco. The whole nation seems to have gone mad. He discovers that madness is a viable option, and so becomes Joshua Norton I, dei gratia Emperor of the Untied States and Protector of Mexico. Many people of the city happily accept him as such. Yet he discovers that even with the power of monarchy he cannot cure the sadness of the Nation of or himslef. Based on true tales of Old San Francisco -- Publisher"s description.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Steve Bartholomew
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27138463M
    ISBN 100615488854
    ISBN 109780615488851
    OCLC/WorldCa1001856841, 824556802

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He is also a discerning researcher and this 3/5(10). The Imaginary Emperor is the story of Joshua Norton better known to history as Emperor Norton an early California pioneer who settled in San Francisco. Some thought he was eccentric while others thought him mad yet people openly recognized his self appointed station as real.3/5.

Steve Bartholomew about this book: The Imaginary Emperor is a tale centering around America's first and only emperor, Joshua Norton I, dei gratia Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico.

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