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THE BATTLE OF VERDUN (1914-1918)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819249
Published by Michelin. 1st 1919. Very good condition.

Light brown boards. B/w photos. Double page two tone map. Illustrated Michelin guide to the battlefields. A few grubby marks to front board. Name & address label to front pastedown. Name in ink to front endpaper. Ex-lib... belonged to a Ladies Club and has the Club name stamped to a few pages and verso of map. Margins a little browned.

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NAPOLEON'S CAMPAIGN IN POLAND 1806-1807
Written by F. Loraine Petre.
Stock no. 1819209
Published by Frontline Books. 1st thus 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Napoleonic Library series. From Stalemate to Victory. Black boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781848328471. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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NAPOLEON'S RUSSIAN CAMPAIGN
Written by Philippe-Paul De Segur; J. David Townsend.
Stock no. 2132774
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A graphic account of a world-famous event, presenting in addition to the erosion of the Grand Army, a study of Napoleon's disintegration. Translated from the French by Townsend. Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Endpapers are maps. 284 pages includes index. Very slight browning to top edge of front cover. Endpapers browned. Pages lightly browned. Ex-libris sticker of Ian H. Stockley on front pastedown. Wrapper browned to rear panel, worn at edges with very slight loss.

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WITH NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA 1812
Written by H.A. Vossler; Walter Wallich. Illustrated by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur.
Stock no. 1318717
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1970. Very good condition.

The Diary of Lt. H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813. Two tone lithographs. Pictorial boards. Spine and corners slightly rubbed. Small tear to top corners of prelims (some slight loss of paper but no loss of text etc). Slipcase is slightly browned and worn at corners.

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PARIS! PARIS!
Written by Irwin Shaw. Illustrated by Ronald Searle.
Stock no. 2132491
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Humourous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0297772759. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with foxing to verso.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF PARIS
Written by Elisabeth De Stroumillo.
Stock no. 2132191
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1982. Slightly better than very good condition.

Observers Series No. 94. Laminate Boards. With 8 colour plates and 57 b/w photographs. ISBN: 0723216304. Some light browning to covers (a darker patch to bottom of spine).

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FRANCE 1848-1945 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Theodore Zeldin.
Stock no. 1818863
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Oxford History of Modern Europe series. Volume I - Ambition, Love and Politics. Volume II - Intellect, Taste and Anxiety. Vol I is first edition 1973, vol II is first edition 1977.Text block browned. Glue has dried out at top & tail of spine of volume I (between binding and cloth). Price-cut dustwrappers are grubby and stained, old price label to front flaps, edge-worn.

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THROUGH THE FRENCH CANALS
Written by Philip Bristow.
Stock no. 2131913
Published by Nautical Publishing Company. 2nd 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Nautical Canals of Europe Series. Red boards, gilt title. B/w photos. Second edition. ISBN: 0245509747. Foxing to outer page edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE GENERAL: CHARLES DE GAULLE AND THE FRANCE HE SAVED
Written by Jonathan Fenby.
Stock no. 1818598
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A magisterial, sweeping biography of one of the great leaders of the twentieth century and of the country with which he so identified himself. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781847373922. Includes relevant newspaper cuttings.

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THE UNIVERSAL SPIDER
Written by Philippe De Commynes; Paul Murray Kendall.
Stock no. 2131720
Published by Folio Society. 1973. Very good condition.

The Life of Louis XI of France. Blue spine with gilt titles. Colour photos. Spine is faded, with some wear. Slip case is unevenly faded with some nicks to corners.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF PARIS
Written by Elisabeth De Stroumillo.
Stock no. 1318058
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 94. Laminate Boards. With 8 colour plates and 57 b/w photographs. ISBN: 0723216304. Old price sticker (small) to rear cover. Covers slightly browned. Contents clean.

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AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF THE WINES AND DOMAINES OF FRANCE
Written by Clive Coates.
Stock no. 1817979
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive and detailed personal study of the wines of France. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour maps. 608 pages including index. ISBN: 0304354414. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Purple dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and has a few foxspots to verso.

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