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Albert du Casse - Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de la campagne de 1812 en Russie, suivis des lettres de Napoléon - 1852

Albert du Casse - Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de la campagne de 1812 en Russie, suivis des lettres de Napoléon - 1852

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Albert du Casse - Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de la campagne de 1812 en Russie, suivis des lettres de Napoléon - 1852
Biography, History, War history - Quantity: 1 - Book

Memoirs to serve in the history of the campaign of 1812 in Russia, followed by letters from Napoleon to the King of Westphalia, during the campaign of 1813.

In-8 (22 x 14 cm), bottle green half calf. Back with nerves, boxes stamped with the imperial eagle. Contemporary binding. Slight friction on the back, good interior (see photos).

Folding map at the end of the book.

Original edition.


Pierre-Emmanuel-Albert, baron Du Casse, born in Bourges on November 16, 1813 and died in Paris on March 15, 1893, is a French soldier and writer.

Staff officer (squadron leader), aide-de-camp to Prince Jérôme Bonaparte. He is the author of historical works and co-author, with Charles Valois, of novels published under the collective pen name of Valois de Forville. He is best known for being the first editor of Napoleon I's correspondence.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Biography, History, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Albert du Casse
Book Title
Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de la campagne de 1812 en Russie, suivis des lettres de Napoléon
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1852
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
303
Dimensions
22×14 m
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