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Secret Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud in a Series of Letters from a Gentleman at Paris to a Nobleman in London. In Two Volumes, Volume I (One)
Secret Memoirs of the Court of St. Cloud in a Series of Letters from a Gentleman at Paris to a Nobleman in London. In Two Volumes, Volume I (One)
The Grolier Society: Limited Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Leather and paper-covered boards, raised bands on the spine with gilt decoration. Paper on the front cover starting to lift in a few spots. Moderate edge wear, bumping and rubbing. Binding tight and square. Some pages unopened (uncut at fore-edge). Edition de Luxe, limited to one thousand copies. From the Publisher's Note: "The present work contains particulars of the great Napoleon not to be found in any other publication, and forms an interesting addition to the information already known about him. The writer of the letters (whose name is said to have been Stewarton, and who had been a friend of the Empress Josephine in her happier, if less brilliant days) gives full accounts of the lives of nearly all of Napoleon's Ministers and Generals, in addition to those of a great number of other characters, and an insight into the inner life of those who formed Napoleon's Court." 349 pages, illustrated with five photogravures (tissue guards for each).: 05656: 
Price: 35.00 USD
Famille Royale a la Mode de France (une semaine a` Louveciennes), Andrau, Marianne
2 Andrau, Marianne
Famille Royale a la Mode de France (une semaine a` Louveciennes)
Paris: France-Empire: 1959: Hard Cover: Very Good: Good: Some shelf wear and light spotting to the top edge of the page block. The dust jacket s chipped and edge-worn and protected now in a clear Mylar sleeve. 291 pages. Written in French. History and genealogy of Henri of Orléans, Count of Paris (Henri Robert Ferdinand Marie Louis Philippe d'Orléans, 1908 to 1999).: 08268: 
Price: 15.00 USD
The Guillotine and the Terror, Arasse, Daniel
3 Arasse, Daniel
The Guillotine and the Terror
London: Allen Lane / The Penguin Press: 1989: 0713990082 / 9780713990089: First English Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: Parts of the page block are a bit "wavy." Otherwise fine. 192 pages, with Notes and Appendices. Chapters organized into three parts. PART I: The Birth of the Machine, PART II: Mechanical Effects, and PART III: The Theatre of the Guillotine. Period illustrations of the guillotine and executions are reproduced.: 08898: 
Price: 30.00 USD
Peasants Against Politics: Rural Organization in Britanny 1911-1967, Berger, Suzanne
4 Berger, Suzanne
Peasants Against Politics: Rural Organization in Britanny 1911-1967
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press: 1972: 0674659252 / 9780674659254: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Light spotting to page edges. Jacket chipped at the head of the spine and shows light foxing. 298 pages, with Bibliography, Notes, and Index. Illustrated with tables.: 06547: 
Price: 25.00 USD
5 De Loi, Raimon
Trails of the Troubadours
New York: The Century Co.: 1926: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Giovanni Petrina: Light shelf wear and bumping to corners. One torn page found. Gift inscription to previous owner. Illustrated endpapers, some illustrations in the text. A book about the troubadours, or young poets and their poetry of love, in the south of France from 1050 to 1250.: 08094: 
Price: 12.00 USD
La Cathedrale De Reims, Demaison, Louis
6 Demaison, Louis
La Cathedrale De Reims
Paris: Henri Laurens: 1954: Soft Cover: Good: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall: Edge wear and rubbing. Previous owner name on rear cover. Binding solid. 68 pages with Bibliography and photos/illustrations. French language text.: 08624: 
Price: 7.00 USD
The Maupeou Revolution: A Study in the History of Libertarianism, France, 1770-1774, Echeverria, Durrand
7 Echeverria, Durrand
The Maupeou Revolution: A Study in the History of Libertarianism, France, 1770-1774
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press: 1985: 0807112100 / 9780807112106: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 347 pages with Bibliography and Index.: 08996: 
Price: 20.00 USD
The Bretons (Peoples of Europe Series), Galliou, Patrick; Jones, Michael
8 Galliou, Patrick; Jones, Michael
The Bretons (Peoples of Europe Series)
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishers: 1991: 0631164065 / 9780631164067: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: Barely a trace of wear to book and jacket. A clean, sharp copy. 334 pages with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with black and white plates as well as figures and genealogical charts. From the publisher: "A history of one of the most distinctive regions of France, from prehistoric times to the end of the independent Duchy in the 15th century. The authors draw upon a wide range of material to explore a society which has combined peoples from two very different linguistic and cultural traditions.": 08791: 
Price: 10.00 USD
The Vision of Rome in Late Renaissance France, McGowan, Margaret M.
9 McGowan, Margaret M.
The Vision of Rome in Late Renaissance France
New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press: 2001: 0300085354 / 9780300085358: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: No Jacket: 461 pages, including Coda, Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Numerous illustrations.: 08092: 
Price: 15.00 USD
Pleasures of the Belle Epoque: Entertainment and Festivity in Turn-Of-The-Century France, Rearick, Charles
10 Rearick, Charles
Pleasures of the Belle Epoque: Entertainment and Festivity in Turn-Of-The-Century France
New Haven: Yale University Press: 1985: 0300032307 / 9780300032307: First Printing: Hard Cover: Near Fine+: No Jacket: Orange cloth with a tiny bump to the head of the spine. Clean, bright copy. 240 pages, many illustrations in color and black & white--pictures, posters, and art representative of the age.: 03048: 
Price: 15.00 USD

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