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Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos and illustrations. Text in FRENCH. ISBN: 290818222X. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Some fading to cover edges and spine.
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.
Paris has just been discovered by Eloise the little girl from the Plaza... Here is what Eloise does in Paris: everything. The effect is rawther extraordinaire. If you come to Paris with Eloise you will always by glad you did. Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text throughout. Bumping to corners and spine. Fade mark to top edge of front cover. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; a little loss at corners; some foxing and browning.
Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Wrapper has top corner of front flap cut off; some creasing and chips; repairs to verso with tape.
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.
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.
REMINISCENCES OF BERLIN DURING THE FRANCO-GERMAN WAR OF 1870-71
Written by Shephard Thomas Taylor.
Stock no. 1320183
Published by Griffith, Farran, Okeden & Welsh. 1st 1885. Very good condition.
Red cloth with gilt titles and black vignettes. 335 pages. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to spine. Some foxing to contents.
FRENCH AIR SERVICE WAR CHRONOLOGY 1914-1918
Written by Frank W. Bailey; Christophe Cony.
Stock no. 1320180
Published by Grub Street. 1st 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Day-to-day claims and losses by French fighter, bomber and two-seat pilots on the Western Front. 327 pages. B/w photos. Red boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1902304349. Spine bumped at top and tail. Neat name in biro to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is lightly edge creased and there is some slight evidence of label being removed from front flap.
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.
WITH NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA: THE ILLUSTRATED MEMOIRS OF FABER DU FAUR, 1812
Written by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur; Jonathan North. Illustrated by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur.
Stock no. 1820863
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The invasion of Russia by Napoleon as recorded and illustrated by Faber Du Faur. Edited and translated by North. Large oblong format. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1853674540. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased across top edge.
A PORTION OF THE JOURNAL KEPT BY THOMAS RAIKES, ESQ. FROM 1831 TO 1847 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Thomas Raikes.
Stock no. 2134129
Published by Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts. 1858. Almost very good condition.
Brown leather covers, raised bands to spines, gilt titles. Comprising Reminiscences of Social and Political Life in London and Paris During That Period. New edition, In Two Volumes. Raikes was best known in London as a dandy. He spent much of his time there in the fashionable clubs of the West End. Raikes' journal is notable for containing the memoirs of a man who counted among his friends some of the most influential men of his day. Some rubbing/wear to spines and cover edges; a little loss to top layer of leather in places. A few scuffs to covers. Bookplates to front pastedowns. Volume I - the front endpaper is nearly detached, but still present. Inscriptions in ink to prelim pages of volume I. Volume II has damp marks to top of page edges of prelims. Foxing to both books.
LES UNIFORMES DU PREMIER EMPIRE: LA GARDE IMPERIALE TROUPES A CHEVAL
Written by Commandant Bucquoy.
Stock no. 1820722
Published by Jacques Grancher. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Green cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour illustrations. Text in FRENCH. Text block browned. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned at edges. Cigarette odour present.