Home  »  library  »  BIOS  »  Barry Edward O’Meara (1786–1836)

C.D. Warner, et al., comp.
The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Barry Edward O’Meara (1786–1836)

O’Meara, Barry Edward. Surgeon to Napoleon and historian of St. Helena; born in Ireland in 1786; died in London, Jan. 3, 1836. He accompanied Bonaparte into exile and was his intimate associate until dismissed from his post July 1818, as a consequence of his intense partisanship for the unfortunate Emperor. His published works include ‘Napoleon in Exile: or a Voice from St. Helena,’ ‘The Opinions and Reflections of Napoleon’ (2 vols.).