By Lieut-General de Fezensac; Colonel Knollys
London   Parker, Furnivall, and Parker
8" by 5" cxxi, 189 [2]pp
The first English edition of this scarce illustrated journal of de Fézensac, recounting his time during the Russian Campaign of 1812
By Lieut-General de Fezensac; Colonel Knollys

1852 A Journal of the Russian Campaign of 1812

London   Parker, Furnivall, and Parker
8" by 5" cxxi, 189 [2]pp
The first English edition of this scarce illustrated journal of de Fézensac, recounting his time during the Russian Campaign of 1812
£185.00
: 0.5kgs / : 808J2

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Description

Early Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Leather Binding, Rebound, Scarce

A fascinating and detailed English translation of the diary and journal of Montesquiou de Fézensac, a Lieutenant-General in the French army during the Russian Campaign of 1812. 

The first English edition of this work

Including an introduction by Colonel Knollys. 

Containing three engraved plates and a folding map. 

Lacking the title page. 

A scarce work. 

Condition

Handsomely bound in half morocco with cloth covered boards, with gilt detailing to the spine. Externally, excellent, with no discernible shelf wear. Internally, lacking the title page. Firmly bound throughout. Pages contain the odd spot or handling mark throughout, but are otherwise generally clean.

Very Good Indeed

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