London, Hutchinson & Co: 1904
Edition: First Edition Thus. 1
Elegantly bound in contemporary half red Morocco (by A & F Denny, in the Strand), five raised bands, with blind-stamped gilt decoration in five of the six compartments, and lettering, gilt, in the remaining compartment. Illustrated with nine photogravure portraits. Edited, with notes and a chronological table by Edgar Sanderson, M. A. "The present translation was undertaken for the purpose of compressing into one volume the life of the life of perhaps the most extraordinary man the world has ever produced. Bourrienne was eminently qualified to be the biographer of Napoleon. He had lived o... View More...