GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS; BONAPARTE, Napoléon; DE CHAIR, Somerset (translator).

Supper at Beaucaire.

£225

Supper at Beaucaire.

London, Golden Cockerel Press, 1945.

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Description

An attractive translated edition of the work written by Napoleon at the age of 23, shortly before the siege of Toulon, extolling the virtues of a Revolutionary army in France’s time of need…

Description

Number 87 of 100 specially bound copies signed by Somerset de Chair, from an overall limitation of 500, 12mo. (110 by 145mm (4¼ by 5¾ inches)), engraved portrait frontispiece, original vellum gilt by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, covers decorated with a honeycomb design and Napoleonic bee, very minor splaying, gilt edges, a fine copy.

Bibliography

Cockalorum 166

 

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