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4 Volumes. Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound in dark green calf leather to spines and corners and marbled paper boards. Leather fine binding by “Mudie.” Maroon and light brown leather spine labels lettered in gilt, with raised banding and extensive gilt decoration to spines. Marbled edges and endpapers. In very good condition. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped/slightly chipped, some surface chips to leather around edges, some dark patches to spines with rubbing to ends. Small partial cracks to bottoms of hinges on vol.1. Binders stamp to bottom edge of front endpapers “Mudie.” Foxing to endpapers, Some minor spots to frontis plates. Pages all very clean and tight. Else very clean and tight copies. 471, 496, 478 & 640pp. With 15 b&w engraved portraits and 13 fold-out facsimile letters. The biography of Napoleon III, 1808 –1873.
Title: The Life of Napoleon III. Derived from State Records, from Unpublished Family Correspondence, and from Personal Testimony. With Family Portraits..., and Facsimiles of Letters... In Four Volumes.
Publisher: London, Longmans Green & Co. 1874 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82391
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES JERROLD, Blanchard: Life, Napoleon, Third, Longmans Green & Co., 1874, 1st edition, first, Four Volumes, Leather, fine binding, Mudie, b&w engravings, portraits, letters, biography