First Edition, first printing, limited to 1000 copies. A fascinating, comprehensive report of the campaigns of France's greatest general, from the first invasion of Italy, 1796 - 1797, to the expedition to Egypt, the battles of Marengo, Ulm, Austerlitz, Jena, and the war with Spain and with Austria, and many others, leading to the Hundred Days and Waterloo. The book is bound in red cloth and gilt titles. There are several hundred black and white illustrations, several double-paged, and nineteen plates in full color, double-paged with tissue guards.
As much a collectible as history.
Napoleon's Military Career
1895 Werner Chicago