- Uitgever:chez A. Thoisnier-Desplaces
- Bindwijze:Half leather
- Collatie:8vo, 4 vol.
- Illustraties:Each volume is illustrated with an engraved portrait frontispiece, several engravings and maps, some folding and with colored outlines.
Histoire de Napoléon
Ornée de portraits, vignettes, cartes et plans
Third edition of this remarkable and richly illustrated biography of Napoleon Bonaparte, first published in 1827. It was published in at least nine editions before 1839 and was translated into several languages.
Verkrijgbaar als Tweedehands
Contemporary half leather over marbled paper boards. Spine on 5 raised bands, with gilt lettering and decorations, marbled endpapers. Bindings slightly rubbed at extremities, some foxing throughout, otherwise a very good set. Provenance: Edward & Gertrude Blount (armorial bookplate on front pastedown); Cornelius Verheyden de Lancey (armorial bookplate on front flyleaf).