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1860 Excerpt: ...The consternation which prevailed among the
members And in the of the diplomatic body was still greater.
Couriers were foreign am-..... n _ 0 _ bassadors. instantly
despatched to St Petersburg, Vienna, Berlin, and London; and the
ambassadors of all the powers at Paris met to concert measures on
the subject. "All Paris," says M. Darlberg, the plenipotentiary of
Baden, "is in consternation; Europe will shudder at the deed. We
are approaching a terrible crisis: the ambition of Buonaparte knows
no bounds; nothing is sacred in his eyes: he will sacrifice
everything to his passions. MM. - M. pari. Cobentzell, Lucchesini,
and d'Oubril are concerting mea berg s letter, 7 o i804hp2li- sures
on e part of Austria, Prussia, and Russia."2 M. Kov.'ii. m.
Talleyrand, the minister of foreign affairs, gave a ball on the
night of the day on which the prince was executed; but its aspect
was mournful, and several members of the Chap. XXXVIII. diplomatic
body sent their apologies. The cabinet of Prussia presented an
energetic note, complaining of the violation of the territory of
Baden; while that of Russia ordered a court mourning for the
prince's death, which was worn by all the ambassadors of that power
at foreign courts, and addressed a vigorous remonstrance to the,
... French government. The higher classes at Vienna, Peters-345.
Ann. burg, and Berlin, were vehement in their condemnation of suae
p-.' the sanguinary proceeding; the indignation of the English;.
vj. people, the impassioned tone of the English press, knew 244. M.
no bounds; and already were to be seen, both in the urbcrg. state
of the diplomatic relations of the European powers, Mj h and the
feelings awakened in their subjects, the seeds of - -»...
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