"He was imprisoned by the English... and he wanted to continue to have a certain degree of independence, of freedom, and to be able to learn English without his jailers knowing it was a great motivation for him," Jean-Christophe Chataigner of the auction house Osenat explained Napoleon's sentiments about the English language.
The letter is expected to sell for around $100,000.
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