[Military History] [Napoleon] (Hook, Thomas E.)
Facts, Illustrative of the Treatment of Napoleon Buonaparte in Saint Helena. Being the Result of Minute Inquiries and Personal Research in that Island.
London: Printed for William Stockdale, 1819. First edition. 8vo. Illustrated with three hand-colored aquatint plates. Original gray paper-covered boards with an early rebacking, labeled in ink to front board and spine presumably by a previous owner, extremities worn, spine with some paper loss and a half-inch chip to spine head, boards with some soiling; front paste-down with bookseller's ticket, offsetting to free endpapers, a few pencil notes to text, scattered foxing throughout, concentrated around plates.
Rare in the original boards.
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