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Memoirs to Serve for the History of Napoleon I

From 1802 to 1815

By Baron Claude-Francois de Meneval

1895 - London - Hutchinson and Co.

9" by 6"; xvi, 421pp, [2]; 483pp; 541pp, [3]

 

DETAILS

A collection of memoirs by Claude-Francois de Meneval.

With a frontispiece to all volumes and three facsimile letters to the rear of volume III.

The 'Cheap Edition' of this work.

Translated from French into English by Robert H Sherard.

These memoirs were originally by Claude Francois de Meneval, the secretary of Napoleon I and his closest collaborator. The memoirs were regarded to be important due to de Meneval's close relationship with Napoleon.

This edition has been completed by the addition of unpublished documents and has been edited by his grandson, Baron Napoleon Joseph de Meneval. 

CONDITION

In uniform cloth bindings with gilt stamping to spines and boards. Externally, smart with bumping to the head and tail of spines. Patches of rubbing to the head and tail of spine and to the boards. Front hinge to volume I is slightly strained but firm. Front hinge to volume III is strained but firm. Internally, firmly bound.  Pages are slightly age toned to edges. Occasional spots. Overall: VERY GOOD.


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