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An impartial history of the naval, military and political events in Europe from the commencement of the French Revolution to the entrance of the allies into Paris, and the conclusion of a general peace ... by CLARKE, Hewson

1815 NAPOLEON & French Revolution MAPS Impartial History Clarke Napoleonic Wars Hewson Clarke was a 19th-century English historian who is best known for his book 'Impartial History of the Naval, Military, and Political Events in Europe'. He begins this w...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


MEMOIRES D'OUTRE-TOMBE by Chateaubraind (Francois Rene) Viscount-

Paris: Eugene Et Victor Penaud. Very Good. 1849-50. Hardcover. The original edition was published in 12 volumes between 1849 - 1850 by Eugene & Victor Penaud, Paris. This set does not contain advertisements nor list of subscribers. The authenticity ...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$4,500.00


MEMOIRES DE MAXIMILIEN DE BETHUNE DUC DE SULLY (3 VOL SET - COMPLETE) by Maximilien de Bethune duc de Sully, edited by l'abbe Pierre Mathurin de l"Ecluse des Loges

London, 1747. Second edition. Hardcover. Good +. Vol 1 – xxxvi, 607 pgs. Vol 2 – x, 612 pgs. Vol 3 – vi, 617 pgs. 8 x 10 in. Text in French. Polished calf, original binding. Gilt lettering and decoration on spine. 5 raised bands on spine. Marbled endpap...

From Andre Strong Bookseller

$525.00


Album d'Articles de Voyages d'après les Modèles de Messieurs Godillot Père et Fils, Brèvetès Malletiers du Roi by GODILLOT

Paris: Fabrique Générale d'Articles de Voyages, 1840. First Edition. A beautiful, rare and precious catalogue of the articles a traveller might require for voyaging elegantly and safely. The album features superb full page hand-coloured lithographs sho...

From Rare Illustrated Books

AU$9,500.00


Eighteen original journals (each by a general officer) of the campaigns of the Emperor Napoleon : (being those in which he personally commanded in chief) by N/A

London- UK: J. Davis, 1817. Eighteen original journals (each by a general officer) of the campaigns of the Emperor Napoleon : (being those in which he personally commanded in chief)/translated from the French ; to which are added all the bulletins, now fi...

From jakoll

$1,249.95


Types et uniformes. L'armee francaise. I: Etats majors. Ecoles. Infanterie. Cavalerie; II: Armes speciales. Corps indigenes. Corps auxiliaires. Marine. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE by DETAILLE, [Jean Baptiste] Edouard [1848-1912] (Illus.) & [MAILLOT, Thomas] Jules Richard [1825-1899] (Text)

Paris: Boussod, Valadon & Cie., Editeurs, 1885. Types et uniformes. L'armee francaise. I: Etats majors. Ecoles. Infanterie. Cavalerie; II: Armes speciales. Corps indigenes. Corps auxiliaires. Marine. TWO VOLUMES IN ONE- by Jules Richard- Illustrat...

From jakoll

$649.95


Almanach Historique de la Révolution Françoise, pour l'Année 1792. [Suivi de] L'Acte constitutionnel des François avec le Discours d'acceptation du Roi. by Rabaut, Jean-Paul (1743-1793)

Paris & Strasbourg: Chez Onfroy & Chez J. C. Treuttel, 1792 Faux-Titre - Frontispice - [lxxxvi] - 257 pages - [1ff] - 108 pages. Rousseurs éparses, reliure marbrée moderne, nouvelles pages de garde. Pages intérieures en bonne ...

From Louis Caron

CA$285.00


Unpublished Correspondence Of Napoleon I by Picard and Tuety

New York: Duffield & Company, 1913. First Edition.. hardcovers. Very Good. Copyright date is 1913, Preserved in the War Archives (vols. I-III), New York, Duffield & Co., 1913 red cloth boards with gilt embossed lettering on cover and spine. Volume 1 an...

From mclinhavenbooks

$285.00


Fair Touraine Stories and Legends of the Loire [Illustrated with eighty facsinile reproductions of original drawings and thirteen original engravings, signed by the author-artist] by Aulton, Margaret

London, England: Bodley Head, 1925. First of this edition. Good. Margaret Aulton. Etchings signed by Illustrator. John Lane, Bodley Head Ltd, 1925. Number 69 of the Limited Edition of 100 copies with 13 original etchings an drypoint, signed by the auth...

From The Book House in Dinkytown

$150.00


Discours sur le Gouvernement des Monarchies et Principautez Souveraines (RELIÉ AVEC) Memoires et advis concernans les Charges de M. les Chanceliers & Gardes des Sceaux de France. Et autres discours, &c. by Ribier, Jacques (?-1636)

Paris.: Chez Sebastien Cramoisy, ruë Sainct-Jacques, aux Cicognes., 1629 2 livres en un. Discours sur le Gouvernement (1630): (2ff, Page-Titre, Privilège) - 54 pages - (1ff); Memoires et Advis (1629): (2ff, Page-Titre, Privilège) - 90 p...

From Louis Caron

CA$895.00


HISTOIRE DE LA CIVILISATION EN FRANCE (4 VOL SET - COMPLETE) by M. Guizot

Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1886. Hardcover. Very Good +. Vol 1 – vii, 457 pgs. Vol 2 – 424 pgs. Vol 3 – 403 pgs. Vol 4 – 451 pgs. Text in French. 5 x 8 3/4 in. Quarter chocolate-brown morocco with brown and gilt marbled shiny paper boards. 4 raised bars on...

From Andre Strong Bookseller

$235.00


Les Chefs-D'Â’oeuvre D'Â’art Ancien A LÂ’'exposition De La Toison D'Â’or a Bruges en 1907, Folio edition # 7/20 by Kelvin de Lettenhove, Pol de Mont, J Van Den Gheyn, Overloop, Maeterlinck, Tourneur

Bruxelles: Bruxelles Librairie Nationale Dart & DHistoire, 1908. first 1st printing. Folio- 14.5 x 11. Art reference book with three quarter green leather binding, linen covers, and marbled endpapers. Very small and rare printing of only 20 books, printe...

From Kabi Rare Books

$700.00


Napoleon's Memoirs. by Napoleon Bonaparte. Somerset de Chair, editor

New York Harper, 1949, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Includes 3 illustrations, 4 maps, tables (one folding of Army organization) and index. -- Hardcover, 605 pages. Condition: very good (owner initials; corner bumped...

From Bucks County Bookshop IOBA

$121.25


The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French. With a Preliminary View of the French Revolution. By the Author of "Waverley," &c. In Nine Volumes by Scott, Sir Walter

Edinburgh: Printed by Ballantyne and Co. for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, and Cadell & Co., 1827. First edition. complete in 9 volumes. Full leather. Published Edinburgh: Printed by Ballantyne and Co. for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Gr...

From The Wild Muse

$850.00


Almanach Dedie Aux Dames. Pour l'An 1809

Paris: Le Fuel, 1809 A very good copy in full red morocco binding with card slip case in matching binding. With 6 black and white plates and additional vignette illustrations. The case is of a card case design in red morocco leather with a gilt border of...

From E C Books

£250.00


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