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Group of well-bound works on Napoleon.
Includes O'MEARA, B.E. and GOURGAUD and MONTHOLON, Generals. Memoirs of the History of France during the Reign of Napoleon... The first volume London: Sir Richard Phillips, 1820, the balance Henry Colburn and Martin Bossange, 1820-1824. First English edition. 8 volumes, three-quarters red morocco, cloth sides, spines gilt with a bee and "N" emblem. 8 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches (21 x 13 cm)' various paginations; the first volume with a hand-colored folding map and a folding chart; the balance with portraits, folding facsimiles, etc. Chip to the spine of the first, all volumes with spines darkened, a clean set internally. Book label of William Safire; And two other works of related interest in binding, including ROSENBAUM. The Causes of the Loss of the Battle of Waterloo and SCOTT, Sir WALTER. Life of Napoleon.

C From the Collection of the late William Safire

Sold for $536
Estimate $300-500

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