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  • His drunkenness produced a corpulency which brought him the nickname Mirabeau Tonneau ("Barrel Mirabeau"); but he was not lacking in some of that insight which marked his brother.
  • See Joseph Sarrazin, Mirabeau Tonneau, ein Condottiere aus der Revolutionszeit (Leipzig, 1893); and La Revolution francaise, vols.
  • And xxiv.; Eugene Berger, Le Vicomte de Mirabeau(Mirabeau Tonneau), 1 7541 79 2 (1904); and for a list of contemporary pamphlets, &c., M.
 
 

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