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HISTORY (FRENCH)

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THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by Gunther E. Rothenberg.
Stock no. 2125889
Published by Cassell & Co.. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0304352675. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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MONTAILLOU CATHARS AND CATHOLICS IN A FRENCH VILLAGE 1294-1324
Written by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie; Barbara Bray.
Stock no. 2125791
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

Red pictorial cloth with gilt and black titles. Colour illustrations. Slip case is better than very good; a few light marks.

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THE HOUSE OF GUISE
Written by Henry Dwight Sedgwick.
Stock no. 1816203
Published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company. 1st 1938. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Full of life, movement color, pages both urbane and exciting, pages at once picturesque and very provocative. An authentic history but also a first-class literary achievement. Red cloth boards, gilt titles to spine and black title block. B/w plates. Top edge gilt. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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WAGRAM THE APOGEE OF THE EMPIRE
Written by Francois-Guy Hourtoulle; Alan McKay. Illustrated by Andre Jouineau; Jean-Marie Mongin.
Stock no. 2125689
Published by Histoire & Collections. 1st FRANCE 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A fabulous full colour book on this major battle in the Napoleonic Wars.. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 2913903339. Couple of corners are a little bumping.

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VAUX LE VICOMTE
Written by Jean-Marie Perouse De Montclos.
Stock no. 2125685
Published by Scala Books. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, dark blue titles. Colour photos by Georges Fessy. Foreword by Marc Fumaroli. ISBN: 1857591739. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few scuff marks.

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FROM THE CRUSADES TO THE FRENCH REVOLUTION A HISTORY OF THE LA TREMOILLE FAMILY
Written by Winifred Stephens.
Stock no. 2125590
Published by Constable and Company Ltd.. 1913. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt title to spine, small vignette to front cover. B/w plates. Some fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Bumping. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Underlining in pencil to some text.

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THE DUCHESSE DE CHEVREUSE
Written by Louis Batiffol.
Stock no. 2125578
Published by William Heinemann. 1913. Good condition.

A Life of Intrigue and Adventure In The Days of Louis XIII. Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some white marks to covers and other areas of spotting. Foxing to pages throughout, some of which also have their text underlined in pencil.

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THE PLACE VENDOME ARCHITECTURE AND SOCIAL MOBILITY IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PARIS
Written by Rochelle Ziskin.
Stock no. 2125576
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with dark title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0521592593. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and a couple of nicks.

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GASPARD DE COLIGNY ADMIRAL OF FRANCE
Written by A.W. Whitehead.
Stock no. 2125514
Published by Methuen & Co.. 1st 1904. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. B/w plates and fold-out diagrams. Spine is browned with chipping and a few splits to top and tail. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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THE FRENCH ARMIES IN THE SEVEN YEARS' WAR
Written by Lee Kennett.
Stock no. 2125491
Published by Duke University Press. 1st USA 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Study in Military Organization and Administration. American edition. Some spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with a few grubby marks.

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WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by Philip Haythornthwaite.
Stock no. 1816094
Published by Arms & Armour Press. 1st thus 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The weaponry and equipment of the armies of Europe engaged in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars (1792-1815). Firearms, artillery and bladed weapons are covered. B/w illustrations. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 1854093932.

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FRANCE 1848-1945 (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Theodore Zeldin.
Stock no. 2124843
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Oxford History of Modern Europe series. Volume I - Ambition, Love and Politics. Volume II - Intellect, Taste and Anxiety. Some edge-creasing and browning to wrappers.

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