Editors. "The imperial army leaves Rome to meet French advance". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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The imperial army departs from the scene of their recent marauding, at Rome, in order to meet the French commander Vicomte Lautrec's army, which is advancing from Bologna.