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NAPOLEON'S MARSHALS
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1822007
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1987. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

B/w illustrations. Careers of the key French military commanders. ISBN: 0297791249. Previous owner's address ink stamped to front pastedown. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed. Cigarette odour present.

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THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1320892
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1973. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Mind and Method of History's Greatest Soldier. Every campaign and battle which Napoleon personally conducted. xliii + 1172 pages. B/w illustrations + 73 maps specially drawn for this book and 7 maps reproduced from original engravings. ISBN: 0297748300. 2nd impression of the fisrt edition. Previous owner's address ink stamped to front pastedown. Text block browned. Front joint worn but not cracked. Green dustwrapper is heavily creased and edge-worn with a few closed tears and small chips. Cigarette odour present.

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MONTAILLOU: CATHARS AND CATHOLICS IN A FRENCH VILLAGE 1294-1324
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie; Barbara Bray.
Stock no. 1821543
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Translated by Barbara Bray. Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles. Colour illustrations. Top edge red. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase with minor scuffing.

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L'ARMEE FRANCAISE
Written by Jules Richard. Illustrated by Edouard Detaille.
Stock no. 2134520
Published by Waxtel & Hasenauer. 1st USA 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An Illustrated History of the French Army 1790-1885. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. Text in English. ISBN: 0963255800. A few small knocks to spine. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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TALLEYRAND
Written by Duff Cooper; John Julius Norwich.
Stock no. 1821399
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Nearly fine condition.

Biography of a French nobleman. Introduced by John Julius Norwich. Black cloth spine with gilt title, pictorial paper boards. Colour illustrations. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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THE GOODMAN OF PARIS
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 1821329
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Very good condition.

Translated and with an Introduction and Notes by Eileen Power. Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Spine slightly faded. Text block slightly dust stained. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly stained.

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MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE: SELECTED ESSAYS
Written by Donald M. Frame. Illustrated by Carol Wald.
Stock no. 1821305
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st thus 1982. Nearly fine condition.

The Oxford Library of The World's Great Books. Burgundy cloth spine with raised bands and gilt titles & decoration. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt tooling decoration. Marbled Endpapers. Red ribbon page marker. Colour illustrations. All edges gilt.

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PARIS UNDER SIEGE
Written by Joanna Richardson.
Stock no. 1821033
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1982. Very good condition.

A journal of the events of 1870-1871. Pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Spine browned. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is grubby and fading at edges.

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ESCAPE FROM THE TERROR
Written by Madame De La Tour Du Pin; Felice Harcourt.
Stock no. 1821030
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition.

The Journal of Madame De La Tour Du Pin. Edited and translated by Harcourt. Purple cloth, gilt decorations. B/w illustrations. 345 pages. Spine lightly faded. Pale browning to prelims and last few pages. Contained in worn publisher's slipcase which is browned and bumped at corners.

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ARMIES OF 1812 VOLUME 1: THE FRENCH ARMY
Written by Otto Von Pivka.
Stock no. 1820878
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A penetrating insight into the Grande Armee of 1812. The main section is devoted to the uniforms and flags of the French Army and its foreign allies. B/w illustrations and a few colour. ISBN: 0850592747. Very light browning to endpapers. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is neatly covered with clear laminate.

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THE ANATOMY OF GLORY
Written by Henry Lachouque; Anne S.K. Brown.
Stock no. 2134166
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1978. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Napoleon and his Guard, A Study in Leadership. xviii + 564 pages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Fold-out map to rear. Adapted from the French. ISBN: 0853684014. Couple of small tears to top of spine. Marks to outer page edges. Cigarette smoke odour to book. Wrapper is creased with some chips; faded to spine.

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UNIFORMS OF THE FRENCH REVOLUTIONARY WARS 1789-1802
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite. Illustrated by Christopher Warner.
Stock no. 2134165
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Includes a historical introduction describing the campaigns and causes of the Revolutionary Wars, including Bonaparte's expedition to the Orient... Colour illustrations. 147 pages. ISBN: 0713709367. Name and address ink stamp to front pastedown. Page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut with browning; tears and chips with a few pieces of loss. Cigarette smoke odour to the book.

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