Albert du Casse - Memoires pour servir a l'histoire de la campagne de 1812 en Russie, suivis des lettres de Napoléon - 1852
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.
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.
- Number of Books
- 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
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- Half leather
- Number of pages
- 22×14 m