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DICTIONARY OF THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 1818246
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The soldiers, strategies, armaments, movement, and battles that shaped events during Napoleon's reign. 570 pages. B/w illustrations. 1200 entries. ISBN: 0853683530. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Text block slightly grubby. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed and slightly faded to spine.
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SAINT JOAN OF ARC
Written by Vita Sackville-West. Illustrated by Chris Daunt.
Stock no. 1318358
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and sword vignette to front. Blue maps to endpapers. Colour frontis. Woodcuts as chapter headers. Light damp spotting(?) to spine and corners of book but contents fine. Silver slipcase is scuffed and starting to split at top edge.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF PARIS
Written by Elisabeth De Stroumillo.
Stock no. 1318058
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1982. Very good condition.

Observers Series No. 94. Laminate Boards. With 8 colour plates and 57 b/w photographs. ISBN: 0723216304. Old price sticker (small) to rear cover. Covers slightly browned. Contents clean.
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AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF THE WINES AND DOMAINES OF FRANCE
Written by Clive Coates.
Stock no. 1817979
Published by Cassell & Co.. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive and detailed personal study of the wines of France. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour maps. 608 pages including index. ISBN: 0304354414. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean. Purple dustwrapper is rubbed at edges and has a few foxspots to verso.
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BLUE BLOOD A HISTORY OF GRAND PRIX RACING CARS IN FRANCE
Written by Serge Bellu.
Stock no. 2130111
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1979. Very good condition.

Warne's Transport Library. A year-by-year account of the history of all aspects of motor racing in France, the country that held the first Grand Prix race ever in 1906. Glazed boards. B/w photos and illustrations and a few in colour. ISBN: 0723222630. Spine is faded. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.
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WITH NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA 1812
Written by H.A. Vossler; Walter Wallich. Illustrated by Christian-Wilhelm Von Faber Du Faur.
Stock no. 2130040
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 1970. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Diary of Lt. H.A. Vossler, a soldier of the Grand Army 1812-1813. Two tone lithographs. Pictorial boards. Some light wear along cover edges. Slip case is very good - some browning and a couple of small nicks at corners.
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FROM RUSSIA FRENCH AND RUSSIAN MASTER PAINTINGS 1870-1925
No author listed.
Stock no. 1817451
Published by Royal Academy of Arts. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition.

From Moscow and St. Petersburg. Large format. Card wraps. Published to go along with the exhibition of the same title that showed at the Royal Academy of Arts, London 26th January - 18th of April 2008. ISBN: 9781905711161. Light scuffing to rear cover. Contents fine.
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DAVID GENTLEMAN'S PARIS
Written by David Gentleman. Illustrated by David Gentleman.
Stock no. 2129316
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards, with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0340518693. SIGNED by author to small bookplate stuck to verso of front endpaper. Small bump to edge. Pictorial wrapper has very light edge-wear and couple of tiny nicks.
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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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AFLOAT
Written by Guy De Maupassant.
Stock no. 2127134
Published by Peter Owen. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Journal of His Days at Sea. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0720609666. Some light edge-creasing to wrapper.
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PARIS
Written by Hilaire Belloc.
Stock no. 2126487
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1919. Very good condition.

4th edition. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. With 7 maps and a frontispiece in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.
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GRAHAM CLARKE'S GRAND TOUR
Written by Graham Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Clarke.
Stock no. 2126394
Published by Phaidon Press Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 24 etchings, 15 watercolours and numerous drawings. A humourous look at the Grand Tour. ISBN: 0714825719. SIGNED by Graham Clarke, with dedication to previous owner on half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.
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