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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 History of France from the Earliest Times to 1848 by Guizot,M. & Guizot de Witt, Madame

1885 John B. Alden publication. 8 Volumes profusely illustrated (500 full page B&W illustrations). Slightly faded spines on some volumes and slight bumping. Gold gilt top pages. Blue cloth covers with gold lettering on spines. Central Ohio Conference stam...

From Crowded Closet Thrift Shop

$345.00


Les Évènemens de la Révolution, sous leur vrai point de vue... by anon

"Pamphlet royaliste, publié après juin 1791 (arrêtation de la famille royale en fuite, à Varennes) ou en 1792 (après l'insurrection parisienne du 10 aoüt, qui entraïna l'internement de la famille royale dans la prison du Temple)." "Malheureux! pr...

From The Owl at the Bridge

$200.00


Unpublished Correspondence Of Napoleon I by Picard and Tuety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


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


HISTOIRE DE CHARLES VIII ROI DE FRANCE by Segur, Paul Philippe Comte De

Paris: Bellizard Et Compagnie. Good. 1835. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Leather spines, raised bands with gilt decorated panels. Clean marbled boards with front leather protected corners. Texts tight, clean & intact. Vol. #1, 422 pp. , has an illustrated...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$125.00


Histoire des Finances Sous la Minorité de Louis XV. Pendant les années 1719 & 1720. Précedée D’un Abrégé de la Vie du Duc Regent, & du sur Sr.Law. by MARMONT DU HAUTCHAMP, Barthélémy

[MARMONT DU HAUTCHAMP, Barthélémy] Histoire des Finances Sous la Minorité de Louis XV. Pendant les années 1719 & 1720. Précedée D'un Abrégé de la Vie du Duc Regent, & du sur Sr.Law. Tome Premier – Tome Sixieme. La Haye, chez Pierre du Hondt 173...

From Hamish Riley-Smith Rare Books

£5,950.00


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


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 spi...

From Andre Strong Bookseller

$525.00


Tombleson's views of the Rhine. Tombleson's Upper Rhine. by Tombleson, William & Fearnside, William Gray

Tombleson. London. 1832, [1834]. 2 volumes. Royal 8vo. 190pp; 181, (4)pp. Engraved title pages. Folding panoramic map; folding map. 137 (68+69) engraved plates. Later half calf, marbled boards, raised bands to spine, in six compartments, gilt lettering an...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£350.00


Histoire de Louis XI [3 volumes] by Duclos, Charles Pinot

Paris: Frères Guerin & Prault, Fils, 1745. Hardcover. Very Good -. 3 volumes ([6], xxxiv, [4], 458 p.; [4], 548 p.; [4], 476, [60] p.), v. 1 frontispiece (signed: "Et Jeaurat del. Et Fessard sculp."); 17 cm. Contemporary full polis...

From Classic Books and Ephemera

$232.00


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


Magni Rotuli Scaccarii Normanniae sub Regibus Angliae. by Stapleton, Thomae [Thomas]

2 volumes. Sumptibus Soc. Antiq. Londinensis. Londoni. 1840, 1844. Royal 8vo. ccxxxvii, 288pp, engraved frontis., folding map, hand coloured in outline; ccxxx, 575pp, engraved frontis. Recent quarter calf, cream cloth, spines with raised bands in six com...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£130.00


MAXIMES AVEC DES EXEMPLES TIREZ DE L'HISTOIRE-SAINTE & PROPHANE, ANCIENNE &MODERNE POUR L'INSTRUCTION DU ROY Ou L' on Donne Des Preceptes Pour L' Education, Pour Former Les Maeurs L'Esprit Des Jeunes Gens by Morvan De Bellegarde Jean-Baptiste

Paris: Chez Pierre-Francois Giffart. Good+. 1718. First Edition. Hardcover. Full brown leather. Text tight, clean & intact without foxing. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Spine has raised bands, gilt title and floral decorated panels. Spine tail has...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$400.00


MEMOIRS OF VIDOCQ, PRINCIPAL AGENT OF THE FRENCH POLICE Until1827 by Vidocq, Eugene Francois

Philadelphia: E.L. Carey & A. Hart, 1834. Eugene Francois Vidocq is considered the father of criminology and the first private detective. This is a one-volume edition of the original four-volume work, first published in 1828. Front board is nearly detache...

From T.W. & Barbara Clemmer

$100.00


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