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Image for The Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Conference of The Napoleonic Society of America October 11-13, 1991 Providence, RI

The Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Conference of The Napoleonic Society of America October 11-13, 1991 Providence, RI

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Clearwater, FL, The Napoleonic Society of America: 1992

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 7361

ISBN: 0963195301

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy green pictorial wraps, blue lettering on spine. . A few pages are very slightly bent at top corner, small nick and slight crease at corner on front cover, bottom edge very lightly soiled, else fine. NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (iv), 133 pp View more info

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The French Revolution of 1789: As Viewed in the Light of Republican Institutions

By: Abbott, John S. C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1859

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 24486

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full purple cloth, gilt lettering on spine, elaborate gilt decoration on spine and cover. Illustrated with one hundred engravings, including tissue-protected frontispiece portrait of Marie-Antoinette. . Boards rubbed and worn along edges, mild foxing, hinges strong, VERY GOOD. . One Hundred Engravings. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 439 pp View more info

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Nelson's Trafalgar: The Battle That Changed the World

By: Adkins, Roy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2004

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 25831

ISBN: 0670034487

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full black paper-covered boards, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W maps and reproductions.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild shelf-wear, else fine. FINE/NEAR FINE.. Maps and Reproductions. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxiii, 392 pp View more info

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NAPOLEON AND HIS WOMEN FRIENDS

By: Aretz, Gertrude

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1927

Edition: Stated First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 6442

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering and Napoleonic medallion on spine, gilt lettering on gilt Empire panel on cover, fore-edge deckle. 8vo. 375 pp. Illustrated with 16 full-page, glossy, half-tone illustrations. Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. Unmarked. Corner of ffep carefully clipped. Boards very lightly rubbed and corners lightly bumped, else fine. VERY GOOD.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Napoleon and his Women Friends

By: Aretz, Gertrude

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1927

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13794

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Stated first edition. Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on cover and spine, fore and bottom edges deckle. Illustrated with 16 full-page, glossy, B&W illustrations. Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. . Spine very lightly sunned, some mild rubbing around corners and head and heel of spine, former owner's name and date (1927) written on ffep, else fine. NEAR FINE.. B&W Plates. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 375 pp View more info

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Life and Campaigns of Napoleon Bonaparte (Two vol. in one)

By: Arnault, M. A. and C. L. F. Panckoucke (trans)

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Porter and Coates:

Edition: New Edition. 1

Seller ID: 16429

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full brown cloth with embossed black floral decoration on cover and spine, gilt panel on spine with brown lettering, tan endpapers, b&w frontispiece of Napoleon on horseback, ruled borders on pages, blue silk bookmark bound in. . Head and heel of spine are rubbed, printed bookplate on front paste-down, paper covering hinges is splitting, front hinge is starting, rear hinge is fine, else unmarked, square and clean. VERY GOOD. . 251 pp View more info

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Napoleon Is Dead In Russia The Extraordinary Story of One of History's Strangest Conspiracies

By: Artom, Guido

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1970

Edition: First American Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 465

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


First American Edition (stated). Publisher's full blue cloth, red lettering and decoration on spine, blue embossed medallion on cover, red endpapers, t.e.g. (yellow). Illustrated with B&W maps. Translated from the Italian by Muriel Grindrod. . Former owner's name neatly stamped on fep, top edges lightly worn. else fine. Price-clipped dust jacket with mild sunning along top edge , else fine. VERY GOOD+/VERY GOOD. . Maps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 256 pp View more info

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The King Of Rome: Napoleon II - L'Aiglon

By: Aubry, Octave

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 467

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, with gilt-ruled titles and Eagle medallion, gilt, on cover; gilt titles and Eagle-Standard device on spine, fore and bottom edges deckle, top edge green. Illustrated with 16 "Aquatone" illustrations. . Spine moderately sunned, corners bumped, names of two former owners written and stamped on ffep, else fine. VERY GOOD.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 272, (2) pp View more info

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Napoleon

By: Aubry, Octave

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, Flammarion: 1936

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 12488

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's card wraps, silver lettering and decoration on spine and cover. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of in-text monochrome photographs and several full-page photogravures. . Professionally refurbished, tight, and square; ex-Library with the usual markings. VERY GOOD. . Ex-Library. 4to 11" - 13" tall. (vi), 384 pp View more info

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1815 The Return of Napoleon

By: Austin, Paul Britton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Greenhill Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 5296

ISBN: 1853674761

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


Publisher's full red cloth, gilt (silver) lettering on spine. Illustrated with 27 B&W photographs and reproductions and five maps. Includes extensive Notes, Bibliography and Index. This unique and atmospheric volume presents the dramatic story of Napoleon's escape from Elba and march on Paris in the words of eyewitnesses and participants. Drawing on hundreds of first-hand accounts by Napoleon's supporters and opponents the author recreates the drama of those tumultuous spring days in 1815 and throws light on the mixed French response to the unexpected return of their former emperor.. This i... View more info

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Mr. Bonaparte of Corsica

By: Bangs, John Kendrick; H. W. McVickar (Illus)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1895

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Seller ID: 7581

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full gold cloth, gilt, black and red lettering and decoration on spine and cover, publisher's red medallion embossed on rear cover. Illustrated with 19 full-page and hundreds of in-text B&W drawings by Harry Whitney McVickar (1860-1905). . Former owner's name and date (Dec. 2, 1896) on ffep, slightly cocked, else fine. NEAR FINE. . B&W Drawings. 16mo 6" - 7" tall. xii, 265, (6) pp View more info

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The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

By: Baring-Gould, S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1897

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 12487

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Full red cloth, gilt lettering and decoration on cover and spine, teg, fore and bottom edge deckle, violet endpapers with gilt decorattion. Illustrated with B&W plates throughout. . Spine and endpapers detached, corners bumped and mildly worn, fep scuffed. POOR . 4to 11" - 13" tall. xxxi, 624 pp View more info

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Bonaparte

By: Barnett, Correlli

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1978

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 9964

ISBN: 0809030497

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Full blue cloth, silver lettering on spine, printed endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color reproductions, including several full-page color plates. . Bottom of fronts board and heel of spine lightly stained, edges of boards lightly sunned, library stamp (Library of Congress) on ffep, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket shows minor shelf-wear, including tiny chip on front panel. VERY GOOD+/VERY GOOD+. Color and B&W Illustrations. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 224 pp View more info

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Bonaparte

By: Barnett, Correlli

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1978

Edition: Book Club Edition. First Edition

Seller ID: 11190

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Profusely illustrated with color and B&W photographs, drawings and reproductions. . De-accession stamp on rep, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. The dust jacket is price-clipped. VERY GOOD/VERY GOOD. . Textbook. Color and B&W illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. 224 pp View more info

Memoirs of the Courts of Europe (13 volumes, only, of 14)

By: Baron C-F de Meneval; Duke of Saint-Simon; Madame de Remusat; Count de Mirabeau; et al.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, P. F. Collier & Son: N.D.

Edition: Reprint. Later Printing

Seller ID: 27543

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on red panel on spines. nd (c. 1910). Includes Napoleon Bonaparte - The Court of the First Empire by Baron C-F de Meneval (3 volumes); Louis XIV and His Court and of the Regency by the Duke of Saint-Simon (3 volumes); Empress Josephine by Madame de Remusat (2 volumes); Madam Du Barry of the Court of Louis XV by H. Noel Williamson (1 Volume); Courts of Berlin and St. Petersburg by Count of Mirabeau (1 volume); Marguerite de Valois, of Madame de Pompadour, and of Catherine de Medici (1 volume); Marie Antoinette by Madame Campan (1 volume); Emma, Lady ... View more info

Image for History of the French Consulate, Under Napoleon Buonaparte; being an Authentic Narrative of his Administration, which is so little known in foreign countries, including A Sketch of his Life. The Whole Interspersed with Curious Anecdotes and a Faithful Statement of Interesting Transactions, Until the Renewal of Hostilities in 1803.

History of the French Consulate, Under Napoleon Buonaparte; being an Authentic Narrative of his Administration, which is so little known in foreign countries, including A Sketch of his Life. The Whole Interspersed with Curious Anecdotes and a Faithful Statement of Interesting Transactions, Until the Renewal of Hostilities in 1803.

By: Barre, W[illiam Vincent]

Price: $900.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Hurst: 1804

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27192

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Half blue leather over blue linen, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt Napoleonic tooling in remainder, gilt borders on covers, t.e.g., fore-edge deckle, marbled endpapers. Illustrated with a tissue-protected frontispiece portrait of Napoleon etched by J. Chapman from an original Drawing lately brought from Paris by M. Barre. William Vincent Barré (cir. 1760–1829), was a European, a translator and author mainly notable for his writings on Napoleon. Barré was born in Germany about the year 1760 of French Protestant parents, who ha... View more info

France Under Napoleon

By: Bergeron, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition (?). First Printing

Seller ID: 469

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Publisher's glossy wraps. Translated by R. R. Palmer. Presented here is an English translation of a study that was part of a distinguished French series on the country's post-Revolution history. Unlike much Napoleonic literature that features the personality and foreign policy of the Emperor, it describes the condition of France and the French people during the fifteen years immediately following their great revolution. The translator, R. R. Palmer, is a distinguished historian who has written and translated many books in French history, including The Coming of the French Revolution by Georg... View more info

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Histoire de Napoleon

By: Bertrand, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tours, Mame: 1969

Edition: Reprint. 1

Seller ID: 11114

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, eagle medallion, gilt, on cover. Generously illustrated with two-color drawings by Jean-Claude Degre. IN FRENCH.. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. FINE.. B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 169, (5) pp View more info

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Napoleon III and His Carnival Empire

By: Bierman, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1988

Edition: BOMC. 1

Seller ID: 25695

ISBN: 0312018274

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Quarter bound in beige cloth over red boards, red lettering on spine, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated with B&W photographs and reproductions. . Former owner's name and address written on ffep, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket badly sunned. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD+. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xx, 439 pp View more info

Image for Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte:  To Which are Added an Account of the Important Events of the Hundred Days, of Napoleon's Surrender to the English, and of His Residence and Death at St. Helena (Complete in Four Volumes)

Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte: To Which are Added an Account of the Important Events of the Hundred Days, of Napoleon's Surrender to the English, and of His Residence and Death at St. Helena (Complete in Four Volumes)

By: Bourrienne, Louis Antoine Fauvelet de

Price: $425.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1906

Edition: Later Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20235

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Half bound in dark green leather with marbled boards and endpapers, t.e.g., 5 gilt decorated raised bands on spine, gilt embossed bees in two panels on spine, a gilt crown atop an "N" in two panels and gilt lettering in remaining panels. This is the New and Revised Edition with numerous illustrations including a different engraved frontis in each volume. A beautiful set. . Light rubbing to tips, spines are sun-tanned, Vol. III is lightly rubbed on the fore-edge, else pristine, unmarked, tight, square and clean. No bookplates or ownership markings. VERY GOOD+. . B&W engravings. 1... View more info