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Image for Historical Memoirs of the Duc De Saint-Simon. 1691-1723. Three volume set.

Historical Memoirs of the Duc De Saint-Simon. 1691-1723. Three volume set.

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1972

Seller ID: 28098


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Three volumes, 535; 525; 522 pp., publisher's cloth with gilt lettering to spines, lacks djs, publisher's compliments slip, neat ink editorial corrections to 2 vols., b&w illustrations, bindings firm. ; 6" x 9" View more info

Image for The Communists of Paris 1871 - Types, Physiognomies, Characters, with Explanatory Text descriptive of each Design written expressly for this Edition by An Englishman, Eye-witness of the scenes and Events of that Year

The Communists of Paris 1871 - Types, Physiognomies, Characters, with Explanatory Text descriptive of each Design written expressly for this Edition by An Englishman, Eye-witness of the scenes and Events of that Year

By: Bertall

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Buckingham and Co: 1873

Seller ID: 26868


Illustrated dk red boards, rather worn; a trifle marked; gilt titling and illustration on front still very bright. Front and rear boards detached, but present; backstrip missing. Textblock very intact. Gilt foredges. Owner's name on front pastedown and title page, only 36 of the called for 40, hand-coloured plates present. An interesting contemporary, satirical look (by a French Artist) at the Paris Commune and its communards, which emerged in the aftermath of the 1871 ... View more info

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Napoleon and Marie-Louise, 1810-1814

By: Durand, Mme Sophie

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Sampson Low: 1886

Seller ID: 27089


Original publisher's maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine, spine marked with slight lean, endpapers darkened, binding firm. ; 266 pages View more info

Image for New Letters of Napoleon I., omitted from the edition published under the auspices of Napoleon III. From the French by Lady Mary Loyd

New Letters of Napoleon I., omitted from the edition published under the auspices of Napoleon III. From the French by Lady Mary Loyd

By: I, Napoleon & Mary Sophia Loyd

Price: £12.00

Publisher: 1898

Seller ID: 27181


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Publisher's original blue cloth, gilt decoration & lettering to front board and spine, spine cloth faded, old label removed from lower front board, slightly edgeworn, foxing to endpapers, front hinge split but firm, frontis portrait, 16 page publisher's list at rear, binding firm. ; 380 pages View more info