- One War at a Time by Dean B. Mahin, p.96-97
- The Ottoman Crimean War (1853-1856) - Page 332 Candan Badem - 2010 -"The French ambassador Édouard-Antoine de Thouvenel first succeeded in having Abdülmecid accept the order of Legion d'Honneur. Other ambassadors had also offered orders to the sultan but he had"
|Minister of Foreign Affairs
24 January 1860 – 15 October 1862
| Succeeded by|
Édouard Drouyn de Lhuys