Memorial de Sainte Helene. Journal of the Private life and conversations of Emperor Napoleon of Saint Helena. In four volumes

Emmanuel, The Count de las Cases / London: Henry Colburn 1823
first British edition; 4 vols., viii, 395, vi, 374 + v, 378, iv, 376 + iv, 319, vi, 384 + v, [1] (errata), iv, 318 pp., four frontispieces, three of which are folding; contemporary full calf, however two covers lost and the balance are detached but present, now in need of rebinding; previous owner's signature or initials inked to the title pages, scant foxing, else text blocks clean and tight. Volumes Included: 4

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france french history sam9

Item #: 1127644

Request a photo for this item.

$400.00

Add To Cart

Old Bridges of France. Preface by M. Victor Laloux. A Series of Historical Examples from Roman Times to the End of the XVIIIth Century. With an explanatory and descriptive text, 24 reproductions in color from the original watercolors by Pierre Vignal, 35 black and white drawings by Louis C. Rosenberg & Samuel Chamberlain, 44 measured drawings, photographs, diagrams and maps

Emerson, William, & Georges Gromort. / NY: Press of the American Institute of Architects, 1925
first edition, #604 of an edition limited to 1000 copies; elephant folio (leaves 45.5 cm. tall), [iv], 124, [2] pp., the color illustrations are mounted, never bound as issued and in original board portfolio with cloth spine severed; light general age toning, the portfolio faded & slightly rubbed and some of the fabric ties gone, interior tex & graphics very good with minor ownership marks. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture, civil engineering jzq bridges, France, Oversize

Item #: 1125933

Request a photo for this item.

$240.00

Add To Cart

Cours de Droit Francais, suivant le Code Civil. Troisieme edition. Tome Sixieme

Alexandre Duranton / Paris: Alex-Gobelet 1834
628 pp., contemporary tree leather, binding very worn and now lacking the spine covering, book plate to the front paste down, text age-toned, occasional light foxing, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france law sam9

Item #: 1126764

$65.00

Add To Cart

Characters, Moral and Political of the Principal Personages throughout the French Revolution. With Their Portraits. To which is added The Caitiff of Corsica, and historical drama

France / London: Lackington, Allen, & Co. 1808
284 pp., frontis. and three other plates; mid-19th century quarter leather & marbled boards, binding worn, lacking lower fifth of the spine covering, text age-toned, plates foxed, small hand stamp to the title page, good only. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france french revolution sam9

Item #: 1125254

Request a photo for this item.

$95.00

Add To Cart

Click here to view

Atlas Portatif Pour L'Intelligence Des Relations Des Dernieres Guerres, Publiees Sans Plans; Notamment Pour La Vie De Napoleon, Par Le General Baron De Jomini

General Baron Antoine Henri Jomini / Librairie Militaire de J.-B. Petit / Chez Anselin, Libraire pour L'Art Militaire, les Sciences et les Arts 1841
oblong folio, 36 tinted plates, five of which are folding; contemporary quarter leather & marbled boards, binding very worn, book plate to the front paste down, light foxing throughout, otherwise internally clean and tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france french history napoleon bonaparte sam9

Item #: 1124493

Request a photo for this item.

$590.00

Add To Cart

Le Grand Amour de Josephine

Louis Hastier / Buchet / Chastel Correa 1955
222, [2] pp., octavo, minor ownership marks, text4 lightly tanned & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france history women studies biography ojj

Item #: 1121277

$45.27

Add To Cart

Madame Elisabeth Inconnue. Preface de S. A. R. le Prince Xavier de Bourbon

Madeleine Louise de S. / Paris: Beauchesne et Ses Fils 1955
310, [2] pp., plates, small stain to frontis., minor ownership marks, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france history women studies biography ojj

Item #: 1121245

$13.87

Add To Cart

Le dernier amour de Talleyrand, la duchesse de Dino, 1793-1862.

Bernardy, Francoise de. / Paris: Hachette, 1956
[303] pp., frontis.; original paper wrappers, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, French history biography ojj

Item #: 1121241

$9.73

Add To Cart

Images de la Provence: Les representations iconographiques de la fin du Moyen Age au milieu du XXeme siecle (French Edition)

/ Universite de Provence 1992
336 pp., Paperback, minor library markings else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2853992888
Subject/Keywords: Provence France mx8

Item #: 1119555

$38.00

Add To Cart

Marches tropicaux du monde, (earlier: Marches coloniaux du monde). Numbers 477-620, lacking one number

Moreux, Rene, et al., eds. / Paris 1955
11e annee (1955) Whole Numbers 477-529 + 12 annee (1956) Whole Numbers 530-581 + 13 annee (1957) Whole Numbers 581-620; but lacking one number; small folio, total of over 9000 pages, in 11 contemporary green cloth bindings with the original pictorial front wrappers retained, minor library markings, general age toning but not fragile, some bindings soiled at spines and some with paper spine labels gone but still sound. Volumes Included: 11

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, Colonial commerce, Colonialism, Big Sets

Item #: 1100017

Request a photo for this item.

$957.27

Add To Cart

Pays de Montbeliard et Franche-Comte

Frederic Mulhenheim / Nouvelle-Angoulesme: Points & Countrepoints, etc. 1964
[ii], 53, [9] pp., illustrated, quarto, paperback, covers stained or soiled & darkened with slight stain to top margin of last 8 pages, working copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: france history genealogy urban studies jzx

Item #: 1120314

$42.19

Add To Cart

Chronique Sociale de France: Revue Bimestrielle de la Chronique Sociale de France. Volumes 58-73 (1949-1975)

Albert Samuel, ed. / Lyons: C. C. P., etc. 1949
vols. 58-73, an uninterrupted run of complete volumes, later hard covers rubbed, library marks, text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 17

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France history social science right of the wide aisle bak

Item #: 996634

Request a photo for this item.

$972.29

Add To Cart

Histoire de l'Ecole navale et des institutions qui l'ont precedee, par un ancien officier. Avec une lettre du Vice-amiral Jurien de la Graviere. Quarante compositions, hors texte par Paul Jazet ...

(Pech de Cadel, F.; pseud. Geraud-Bastet) / Paris: Maison Quantin 1889
first edition, [iv], 366, [1] pp., plates; original illustrated paper wrappers, spine rubbed, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, naval history, naval academies travel exploration hhs14

Item #: 1118775

Request a photo for this item.

$91.24

Add To Cart

Paris Musees: The Museums of the City of Paris: A History

/ Ghent, Belgium 2017
252 pp., hardcover, new. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 2759603768
Subject/Keywords: art France pm8 cc8

Item #: 1117928

$42.87

Add To Cart

Pershing, general of the armies (Leather-bound library of military history)

Donald Smythe / Easton Press 1993
399 pp., gilt-stamped full red leather (Hardcover), previous owner's embossment stamp to dedication page, the upper corner of pages 15-30 are creased else near fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: Biographies & Memoirs, France, Europe, History ae8

Item #: 1117990

$42.98

Add To Cart

Agincourt

Christopher Hibbert / Easton Press 1995
176 pp., gilt-stamped full brown leather (Hardcover), previous owner's embossment stamp to half-title page else fine. Includes "Collector's Notes" laid in. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: France, Europe, History, ae8

Item #: 1118002

$48.12

Add To Cart

Les Anciens Chateaux de France: La Touraine. Amboise - Chenoceau - Usse. Notes Historiques et Descriptives

J. Vacquier / Paris: Chez F. Contet, Editeur d'Art 1928
large folio, 39 plates, later hard covers, library marks, text & graphics very clean & binding tight, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: architecture art aesthetics urban studies france cln

Item #: 1114854

$46.46

Add To Cart

Aout 1944: Premieres Victoires en Provence

Jean-Marie Guillon, Antoine Tramoni / Conseil General du Var 1994
first edition, 24 pp., well illustrated, quarto, original pictorial stapled paper covers, good+. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: world war two france military history genealogy jzx

Item #: 1116675

$19.36

Add To Cart

Europe and the French Imperium 1799-1814 (Rise of Modern Europe)

Bruun, Geoffrey; Langer, William L., editor / Greenwood Pub Group 1983
xvi, 280 pp., Hardcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0313240787
Subject/Keywords: french history france snh

Item #: 1114464

$13.69

Add To Cart

Laurent de Paris une Doctrine du pur Amour en France au Debut du 17eme Siecle

M. Dubois-Quinard / Rome: Institutum Historicum Ord. Fr. Min. Cap. 1959
xxiii, 378, [1] pp., original paper wrappers, minor library markings, covers faded, else text clean & binding tight. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: NA
Subject/Keywords: roman catholic religion france ojj

Item #: 1112520

$81.24

Add To Cart