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The Anatomy of Glory. Napoleon and his Guard. Signed. Association Copy

£60.00

Product description

Providence Brown University Press. London. Lund Humphries. 1962. Second Revised Edition. Winter 1962. Book Condition. Very slight marks to front board. Minimal. No DW

This copy has uniquely been inscribed by the translator to Lady Dunsany 'in memory of a delightful visit to a haven of fair porcelains and fortress of the Guides' and dated 1964. Part of a large donation to Oxfam by the Dunsany family.

The recognised, authoritative work on the Imperial Guard - Napoleon's elite formation - its antecedents, campaigns and battles. An incomparable drama of endurance, heroism and fidelity, the men of the Guard marched in triumph into Milan, Vienna, Berlin and Warsaw and taught the Grand Armee how to fight. The Guard died at Waterloo - it never surrendered. This second revised edition has more than 300 illustrations (90 in colour)and an appendix with extensive notes.

Item details

Added value:
Signed by the Author
Author(s):
Lachouque. Henry and Brown Anne S.K.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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About this item

Providence Brown University Press. London. Lund Humphries. 1962. Second Revised Edition. Winter 1962. Book Condition. Very slight marks to front board. Minimal. No DW

This copy has uniquely been inscribed by the translator to Lady Dunsany 'in memory of a delightful visit to a haven of fair porcelains and fortress of the Guides' and dated 1964. Part of a large donation to Oxfam by the Dunsany family.

The recognised, authoritative work on the Imperial Guard - Napoleon's elite formation - its antecedents, campaigns and battles. An incomparable drama of endurance, heroism and fidelity, the men of the Guard marched in triumph into Milan, Vienna, Berlin and Warsaw and taught the Grand Armee how to fight. The Guard died at Waterloo - it never surrendered. This second revised edition has more than 300 illustrations (90 in colour)and an appendix with extensive notes.

Added value:
Signed by the Author
Author(s):
Lachouque. Henry and Brown Anne S.K.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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