Pius VII


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Pius VII Italian pope from 1800 to 1823 who was humiliated by Napoleon and taken prisoner in 1809; he concluded a concordat with Napoleon and crowned him emperor of France; he returned to Rome in 1814 (1740-1823)
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In literature:

The first in date and importance is that of 1801, concluded for France between Napoleon, First Consul, and Pius VII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7" by Various
Pope Pius VII., who had formed a very strong friendship for Josephine, accompanied them as far as Turin.
"Josephine" by John S. C. Abbott
Napoleon excommunicated; seized Pius VII and imprisoned him at Savona.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 1" by Various
After the final downfall of Waterloo, she took up her residence at Rome, where Pope Pius VII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2" by Various
It was originally issued in 1810, the year after Pope Pius VII.
"The Popes and Science" by James J. Walsh
The partial draining of the Pomptine marshes in Italy made Pope Pius VII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
Towards the close of the year 1804 Napoleon entrusted to Fesch the difficult task of securing the presence of Pope Pius VII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 3" by Various
Pope Pius VII came to Paris to anoint and crown the brow of Napoleon, Emperor of the French by the grace of God.
"The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2" by Eugène Sue
The Roman Republic was overthrown and Pope Pius VII.
"A History of Germany" by Bayard Taylor
Finally, I will be silent about the humiliations which Pius VII.
"The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, April 1865" by Various

In news:

Former chairman of the History of Art Department Thomas Crow spoke at Yale Wednesday about Pope Pius VII in artwork.