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HISTORY (FRENCH)

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THE BAYEUX TAPESTRY AND THE NORMAN INVASION
Written by Lewis Thorpe; William Of Poitiers.
Stock no. 2128748
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

Red cloth spine, dark blue patterned boards, gilt title. Colour illustrations. Spine is a little faded with some spotting. Slip case is very good - a bit of chipping to a couple of corners.
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PARIS UNDER SIEGE
Written by Joanna Richardson.
Stock no. 2128203
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1982. Nearly fine condition.

A journal of the events of 1870-1871. Pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Light wear to spine edges. Slip case has a few grubby marks.
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THE GOODMAN OF PARIS
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 2128196
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition.

Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Slip case has a few small marks.
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SAINT JOAN OF ARC
Written by Vita Sackville-West. Illustrated by Chris Daunt.
Stock no. 2128195
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and sword vignette to front. Blue maps to endpapers. Colour frontis. Woodcuts as chapter headers. Slip case has a few knocks to corners and some scuff marks.
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THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by Gunther E. Rothenberg.
Stock no. 2125889
Published by Cassell & Co.. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0304352675. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.
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THE HOUSE OF GUISE
Written by Henry Dwight Sedgwick.
Stock no. 1816203
Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1st 1938. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Full of life, movement color, pages both urbane and exciting, pages at once picturesque and very provocative. An authentic history but also a first-class literary achievement. Red cloth boards, gilt titles to spine and black title block. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
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FROM THE CRUSADES TO THE FRENCH REVOLUTION A HISTORY OF THE LA TREMOILLE FAMILY
Written by Winifred Stephens.
Stock no. 2125590
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1913. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine, small vignette to front cover. B/w plates. Some fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Bumping. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Underlining in pencil to some text.
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THE DUCHESSE DE CHEVREUSE
Written by Louis Batiffol.
Stock no. 2125578
Published by William Heinemann. 1913. Good condition.

A Life of Intrigue and Adventure In The Days of Louis XIII. Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some white marks to covers and other areas of spotting. Foxing to pages throughout, some of which also have their text underlined in pencil.
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THE PLACE VENDOME ARCHITECTURE AND SOCIAL MOBILITY IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PARIS
Written by Rochelle Ziskin.
Stock no. 2125576
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with dark title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0521592593. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and a couple of nicks.
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THE FRENCH ARMIES IN THE SEVEN YEARS' WAR
Written by Lee Kennett.
Stock no. 2125491
Published by Duke University Press. 1st USA 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Study in Military Organization and Administration. American edition. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few grubby marks.
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THE RED LANCERS
Written by Ronald Pawly.
Stock no. 1609945
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Anatomy of a Napoleonic Regiment. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. A uniquely detailed account of the history and personnel of Napoleon's Imperial Guard - the 2nd Light Horse Lancers 1810-1815. ISBN: 1861261888.
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THE ANCIEN REGIME: A HISTORY OF FRANCE 1610-1774
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie.
Stock no. 1815130
Published by Blackwell Publishers. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A story of brilliance, order and sophistication, of supreme confidence and great achievement - that begins in uncertainty and ends in iconoclasm. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. vii and 586 pages including index. ISBN: 0631170286. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and scuffed.
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