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2 Volumes. Hardback, Tall 8vo, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Full red morocco leather fine bindings by “A. TAFFIN.” Gilt lettering, gilt decoration and raised banding to spines, and extensively decorated gilt paneled boards and wide inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers, top page edges gilt. In very good conditions. Lovely bright clean bindings. Hinges weakening, partial cracks to ends of front hinges. Some light rubbing to boards. Endpapers darkened, half title in vol.1 darkened and main title in vol.2. A couple of minor handling marks else pages all very clean and tight throughout. Else very clean and tight copies. 412 & 459pp. Count Lavallette, (1769-1830), French politician and one of Napoleon’s generals. This volumes deal with the period 1789 to 1805. Important memoirs, being the first-hand account of a trusted staff officer, friend, and connection by marriage of Napoleon.
Title: Memoirs Of Count Lavallette. Written by Himself. In Two Volumes. In French Language.
Publisher: London, Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1831 1st Edition:
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Keywords: Military Subjects::Napoleon military, napoleon, count lavallette, bonaparte, general, memoirs, french revolution, signed, richard bentley, 1831, william upcott, illustrated, engraved plates, extras, coloured plates,