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