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Category: All Categories: History: Europe: France
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1.
(Scott, Walter).  
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BUONAPARTE, EMPEROR OF THE FRENCH...IN NINE VOLUMES. 9 vols.

Publisher: Ballantyne and Co., Edinburgh: 1827.
Hardcover. Good+. Half brown leather with marbled paper-covered boards, 348 + 399 + 350 + 381 + 415 + 381 + 623 + 518 + 338 & appendix. This set is in good shape, spine leather lightly cracked, spine tips and corners bumped, some light scattered foxing, but otherwise in good condition with tight binding and crisp pages. Nine volume set. Nine volume set.

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2.
, Illustrator: JODEL  
NAPOLEON

Publisher: TOLMER 13 QUAI BOURBON, PARIS.
Very Good Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. PREVIOUS OWNERS NAME ON TOP EDGE OF VERY DECORATIVE FRONT COVER, 13 COLOR PAGES OF DESIGNS BY JODELTEXT IN FRENCH, WITH JUST THE BEGINNING OF SEPERATION ON EDGE OF SPINE, STILL IN VERY GOOD CONDITION, SCARCE ITEM

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3.
, Illustrator: VARIOUS  
LES FRANCAIS PEINTS PAR EUX- MEMES [TWO VOLUMES BOUND IN ONE]

Publisher: FURNE, 1853, PARIS.
Very Good Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. SERIES OF WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY DAUMIER, GAVARNI, MONNIER, GRANDVILLE, PAQUET, AND OTHERS, A TEXTUAL PICTURE BOOK OF EVERYDAY FRENCH LIFE IN THE MID NINETEENTH CENTURY 800 PAGES. iN A ONE QURTER LEATHER BINDING WITH MARBLED BOARDS WHICH HAS BEEN REPAIRED IN TWO PLACES ON THE SPINE

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4.
[Fenouillot, M. (Jean), 1748-1826].  
Le Diné Du Grenadier, A Brest : Dialogue Patriotique.

Publisher: [France? : s.n., ca. 1790].
32 p. ; 19 cm. Martin & Walter. Révolution française, II, 13297; IV:2, 5646. Stock# OB1041-13. AT BINDER. One of a collection of 40 Royalist and contre revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution.

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5.
{Eustache d' Anneville}.  
ABBREGE DE L'HISTOIRE DE NORMANDIE.

Publisher: Jacques & Jean Lucas, Rouen: 1665.
Hardcover. Binding Fair, text Very Good. 16mo, brown leather, 367 pages. Front board through title page detached as one w/ tape residue, spine chipped head & heel, former owner's name on front pastedown endpaper, but the interior is otherwise in good shape, clean & complete, with only the lightest age-toning. 3 locations on OCLC. 3 locations on OCLC.

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6.
{Saintfoix, M. de Germain-François Poullain}.  
ESSAIS HISTORIQUES SUR PARIS, TOME PREMIER & TOME SECOND. Nouvelle Edition, Revue, corrigee, & augmentee.

Publisher: N.B. Duchesne, Londres: 1759.
Hardcover. Good+. New edition 12mo, full brown leather, 328 + 330 pages. Binding scuffed & edgeworn, owner's name, lightly scattered foxing. 2 vols. in one. Text in French. 2 vols. in one. Text in French.

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7.

La Blanchisseuse De Mousseaux : Ou Les Amours De M. Coco ; Piece Grivoise, En Un Acte, Mêlée de Chant

Publisher: A Paris : Chez les Marchands de Nouveautés, 1791..
43 p. 22 cm. Title continues with a list of his conquests and ends: "très-haut, très-puissant, très-excellent, très-illustre prince S.A.S. Monseigneur le Duc d’Orléans, actuellement Philippe-Capet, gentilhomme malgré lui." Sick# OB1041-14. One of a collection of 40 Royalist and contre revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution.

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8.

Question: L’église constitutionnelle est-elle catholique? ...
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Publisher: A Paris: Chez Pichard, Libraire, au Luxembourg, 1791.
39 p.; 19 cm. Ttitle continues: Le but de l’auteur étoit de répondre à la dernière lettre pastorale de M. Le Fessier, Evêque constitutionnel du département de l’Orne; mais il a généralisé son travail, par l’avis de quelques personnes eclairées, à qui il l’a communiqué." Reference: Martin & Walter IV 2: 14947. Very Good in recent marbled paper boards. One of a collection of forty Royalist and counter-revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution. Stock#OB1041-3.

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9.

Conversation sur le nouveau Serment prescrit aux Ecclésiastiques, Entre Claude Fauchet, évêque du Calvados...
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Publisher: A Paris: Chez les marchands de nouveautés, 1791.
27 p.; 22 cm Title continues: & Député, Le Révérend Pere Chabot, ex-Capucin, & Député, et un Prêtre réfractaire." Reference: Martin & Walter, Révolution française, IV: 2, 4658. Very Good in marbled paper over boards. One of a collection of forty Royalist and counter-revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution. Stock#OB1041-5.

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10.

Les Événemens De La Révolution, Sous leur vrai point de vue.

Publisher: [Paris, 1791].
16 p (of 20) ., 20 cm. "Pamphlet royaliste, publié après juin 1791 (arretation de la famille royale en fuite, à Varennes) ou en 1792 (après l'insurrection parisienne du 10 août, qui entraîna l'internement de la famille royale dans la prison du Temple)." "Malheureux ! pressez-vous de rendre au roi sa liberté, & fuyez; ou, réunissant contre vous toutes les forces de l'Europe, vos périrez tous" (pp.17- 20 wanting). Martin / Walter IV: 6463. Stock# OB1041-8. AT BINDER. One of a collection of 40 Royalist and contre revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution.

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11.

Reinatex Exposition Philatelique Internationale (1952
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Publisher: Federation Internationale de Philatelie, 1952 Monaco.
Book. Book condition: Very Good to Near Fine. Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall This is the program for the Philatelic Exposition held at the International Sporting Club de Monte Carlo in Monaco in March and April, 1952. "..Sous le Haut Patronage de S.A.S. Le Prince Ranier III de Monaco et de Monsieur le Ministre des Postes, Telegraphes et Telephones de la Republique Francaise sous l'egide de la Federation Internationale de PHilatelie." 20 pages. Booklet is in VERY GOOD to NEAR FINE condition. Paper wrappers.

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12.

ANNECY ET SON LAC

Publisher: LIBRAIRIE HACHETTE, 1958, PARIS.
G00D Soft cover SMALL 8V0, SMALL 8V0. 64 PAGES, WITH FOLD OUT MAP OF ANNECY

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13.

VUES DE CAEN HELIOGRAPHIES DE ND.PHOT.

Very Good MINUS CARD STOCK 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 22 SEPIA PHOTO'S OF FRENCH ARCHITECTURE, WITH A SMALL PHOTO ADHERED TO FRONT COVER, WITH SLIGHT DAMAGE.

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14.

VIEW PARIS MARCH-APRIL 1946

Publisher: The VIEW, 1946, PARIS.
Very Good Soft cover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. IN THIS ISSUE, BLANCHARD, GENET, CAMUS, CHAR, ELUARD, GRACO, MICHAUX, PAULHAN, RICHAUD, SARTRE, TOURSKY, VALERY, BRANCUSI, COUTAUD, 52 PAGES

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15.

Paris en Huit Jours
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Publisher: Palais d'Orsay Paris 1890.
Condition: Good-. Hardcover. GOOD-. *Text in French. Undated, circa 1890. Red cloth boards, approx. 4.5'' x 6'', rubbed through edges and corners of boards, heavily faded, some pencil writings, light stains, includes fold out map.

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16.

The Chateaux of the Loire Valley
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Publisher: Valoire Publications, 1999.
Fine paperback. Pictorial cover with minimal wear. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. Sml 4to, 127 pp with 291 color photos from 66 locations.

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17.
Abbot Suger. Henri Waquet (translator).  
SUGER: VIE DE LOUIS VI LE GROS (LES CLASSIQUES DE L'HISTOIRE DE FRANCE AU MOYEN AGE).

Publisher: Societe d'Edition Les Belles Lettres, Paris: 1964.
Paperback. Good+. Pale red wraps, 332 pages. This book is in good shape overall, spine faded w/ reader's crease & tiny tear at head, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. Text in French. Text in French.

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18.
Abbott, John S. C.  
NAPOLEON AT ST. HELENA; OR, INTERESTING ANECDOTES AND REMARKABLE CONVERSATIONS OF THE EMPEROR, DURING THE FIVE AND A HALF YEARS OF HIS CAPTIVITY, COLLECTED FROM THE MEMORIALS OF LAS CASAS, O'MEARA, MONTHOLON, AUTOMMACCHI

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, New York: 1855.
Hardcover. Good+. Publisher's green gilt-decorated cloth, 662 pages. This book is in good shape overall; covers dulled w/ minor soil & light fading, spine ends & corners bumped & worn, first and final leaves (including engraved frontis) dampmarked, some light occasional foxing, still a good copy.

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19.
Abbott, JohnS. C.  
The History of Napoleon Bonaparte, Volume IV

Publisher: New York: Harper and Brothers, 1883 (perhaps a later printing).
Cloth, without dust jacket. Good. Moderate wear and tear. Gold on dark green spine. 7 by 10 inches. Volume 4 only of a four volume set. 328 pages.

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20.
Abrantès, Laure Junot, duchesse d', 1784-1838  
At the Court of Napoleon. Memoirs of the Duchesse d'Abrantès. Introduction by Olivier Bernier

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, c1989.
xii, 387 p., [16] p. of plates, illus., 25 cm. Translation of: Mémoires. Foreword by Katell le Bourhis. The wife of General Junot, Laure was the center of Paris social life during Napoleon's empire. Stock#35694. Vg/ dj vg.

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21.
Adler, Lawrence  
Down the Dordogne

Publisher: New York, Duffield & Company, c1932.
. 101p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition, spine faded

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22.
Alder, Ken  
The Measure of all Things: The Seven-Year Odyssey and Hidden Error the Transformed the World

Publisher: Free Press NY, 2002.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 074321675X Remainder mark on bottom edge, in DJ; Hardback (orange spine/brown boards) . x + 422 pp. B&W illusts. Notes, biblio, index. Acct of 18th cent mission to measure earth; 8vo; x + 422 pages

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23.
Alder, Ken  
The Measure of all Things: The Seven-Year Odyssey and Hidden Error the Transformed the World

Publisher: Free Press NY, 2002.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 074321675X In VG+ DJ; Hardback (orange spine/brown boards) . x + 422 pp. B&W illusts. Notes, biblio, index. Acct of 18th cent mission to measure earth; 8vo; x + 422 pages

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24.
Alder, Ken  
The Measure of all Things: The Seven-Year Odyssey and Hidden Error the Transformed the World

Publisher: Free Press NY, 2002.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover. ISBN: 074321675X In VG+ DJ; Hardback (orange spine/brown boards) . x + 422 pp. B&W illusts. Notes, biblio, index. Acct of 18th cent mission to measure earth; 8vo; x + 422 pages

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25.
Allin, Michael  
Zarafa: A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris

Publisher: New York: Walker & Co., 1998 reprint..
215pp. illus. hardback 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj. A remarkable true story from the 1820s.

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26.
Allnutt, Sidney  
Corot

Publisher: T. C. & E. C. Jack London, 1900.
Good with no dust jacket, Hardcover No DJ, binding edgeworn, endpapers tanned, date uncertain (ca 1900) ; Brown hb binding w/ color plate tipped in to front cover. Color art repros. Life & work of 19th century French painter; Masterpieces in Colour; 12mo; 80 pages

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27.
Allom, Thomas.  
FRANCE ILLUSTRATED, EXHIBITING ITS LANDSCAPE SCENERY, ANTIQUITIES, MILITARY AND ECCLESIASTICAL ARCHITECTURE, &C. : VOL. II. Descriptions by The Rev. G. N. Wright.

Publisher: Fisher, Son, & Co., London: no date.
Hardcover. Good+. Quarto, blue gilt-decorated cloth, 60 pages, all edges gilt. Binding lightly darkened w/ small spots of soil, spine tips and corners worn, corners bumped, former owners' names & gift inscription on front free endpaper, frontispiece & vignette title edgeworn & detached but present, plate at pages 6-7 detached but present, a few signatures tender, plates at pages 56-57 & final few leaves lightly dampmarked, otherwise complete & solid, plates clean & bright. 32 engraved plates including frontispiece & vignette title. Original binding & yellow endpapers. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item. This vol. only. 32 engraved plates including frontispiece & vignette title. Original binding & yellow endpapers. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost more for this item. This vol. only.

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28.
Alsop, Susan Mary  
The Congress Dances Vienna 1814-1815

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Row, 1984.
x, 228 p. illus., 21.5 cm. The Congress of Vienna shaped the face of Europe for a century. Here the intrigues and sexual adventures which shaped the Congress are explored. Stock# 30,664. Vg/ dj vg.

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29.
Amouroux, Henri, 1920-2007  
La vie des Français sous l'occupation. 1, Les années grises. 2, Les années noires
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Publisher: Paris: Fayard, 1961.
Two volumes: 414, 416 p.; 16.5 cm. Amouroux joined a French Resistance group based in Bordeaux. In the 1970s he wrote an expanded ten-volume history of the German occupation. Stock#46793. Vg / soft cover.

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30.
Anderson, Robert Gordon  
The City and the Cathedral: A Reflection of the Glory of the Gothic and the Middle Ages at their High Tide in the City by the Seine

Publisher: New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1948 1st ed..
337pp. black cloth 8vo: Very Good in a Good dj in poly cover [dj = some loss near top extremities; few other edge tears; else G] The story of Paris and the Cathedral of Notre Dame in the 13th century.

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31.
Anquetil, Louis-Pierre, 1723-1806  
Louis XIV: Sa Cour et le Régent
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Publisher: A Paris, Chez Moutard, Imprimeur-Libraire de la reine, de Madame, & de Madame comtesse d'Artois, M. DCC. LXXXIX [1789].
Four volumes: lij, 336, [2] p. (last p. blank); viij, 406, [2] p. (last p. blank); x, 430 p.; xiij, 415, [5] p. Errata, vol. 1, p. [337]; vol. 2, p. [407]; vol. 4, p. [420]. Publisher's listing of author's works, vol. 1, p. [ij]. "L'ouvrage... est un assemblage de citations, une espèce de centon composé de passages de différens auteurs, coutus & adaptés de manière à former un tout de parties trés disparates" (vol. 1, p. ix). "Observations sur les écrits cités...", vol. 1, p. xv-lij. References: Cioranescu 8050; BN vol. 3 col. 422; BM vol. 5 col. 843. Bound in contemporary half-leather, rebacked. Stock#NS0323.

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32.
Anquetil, Louis-Pierre, 1723-1806  
L'Esprit de la Ligue, ou Histoire Politique des Troubles de France
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Publisher: A Paris, Chez Moutard, M.DCC.LXXXIII [1783]. Third edition.
Three duodecimo volumes: lxxxviii, 329 p.; 1 leaf, 341 p.; 1 leaf, 396 p. First published Paris, 1767 (cf. Cioranescu 8047). The Catholic League under the Guises fought nine civil wars "of the kind fought in the absence of government" in the sixteenth and early seventeenth century. Anquetil, a clergyman, treats the political history of France during the religious wars. Very good copy in contemporary sprinkled leather. Stock#OB078 (dr).

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33.
Antraigues, Emmanuel-Henri-Louis Alexandre de Launay, comte d', 1753-1812  
Denonciation aux François Catholiques, Des moyens employes par l'Assemblee nationale, pour detruire en France, la religion...
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Publisher: A Londres, Chez Edwrad [sic], 1791.
ii, 324 p.; 21 cm. A warning to French Catholics about steps being taken by the Assemblée Nationale which would destroy the Catholic Church in France. Martin & Walter I: 393. Vg, bound in contemporary boards, leather spine perished. stock#NS0166.

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34.
Arasse, Daniel  
The Guillotine and the Terror [La guillotine et l'imaginaire de la Terreur]. Translated by Christopher Miller

Publisher: London & NY: Allen Lane/Penguin Press, 1989.
4 p.l., 192 p., [16] p. of plates, illus.; 24 cm. Translation of La guillotine et l'imaginaire de la Terreur. Includes bibliographical references. The guillotine came to symbolize the terror of the French Revolution, 1789-1799. Stock#35704. Fine/ dj fine.

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35.
Ardagh, John  
France in the 1980s: the definitive book

France in the 1980s: the definitive book by John Ardagh, Pelican Books, paperback, 672 pages, 1982, very good condition

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36.
Ariès, Philippe, 1914-1984  
Centuries of Childhood. A Social History of Family Life [L'Enfant et la vie familiale sous l'ancien regime]. Translated from the French by Robert Baldick

Publisher: NY, Knopf, 1962..
447 p., 24 illus. First published in 1960 as L'Enfant et la vie familiale sous l'ancien regime; this is the first American edition. Ariès revolutionized academic historical study by showing the usefulness of research into family life. Stock#100969. Vg/vg.

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37.
Armi, C. Edson  
Masons and Sculptors in Romanesque Burgundy: The New Aesthetic of Cluny III (2 Volumes)

Publisher: Pennsylvania State Univ Pr University Park, 1984.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0271003383 In VG+ djs; Brown cloth hardbacks. B&W photos. Vol I: Text. 204 pp., biblio., index. Vol II Illustrations, more than 250 B&W photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall

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38.
Asprey, Robert B.  
The Rise of Napoleon Buonaparte

Publisher: NY, Basic Books, 2000.
xxi, 580 p., illus., maps; 25 cm. "Here is Napoleon as he was, not saint, not sinner, but a man dedicated to and ultimately devoured by his vision of himself, his empire, and his world." Published at $37.50. Fine / fine. stock#27544x.

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39.
Asprey, Robert B.  
The Rise and Fall of Napoleon Bonaparte/ Volume I. The Rise

Publisher: London, Little, Brown & Co., 2000.
Volume one only: xxi, 580 p., illus., maps , index; 24 cm. The life of Napoleon through the Battle of Austerlitz in 1805. Stock#39992. Fine, new from publisher/ dj fine.

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40.
Assouline, Pierre (translated From The French by Willard Wood and Anthony Roberts)  
Discovering Impressionism: The Life of Paul Durand-Ruel

Publisher: Vendome Press NY, 2004.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0865652414 In DJ; Orange hardback binding. B&W illustrations. Notes, biblio, index. Bio of French art dealer who championed Impressionism ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages

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41.
Aubert, Marcel & Simone Goubet.  
ROMANESQUE CATHEDRALS AND ABBEYS OF FRANCE.

Publisher: Nicholas Vane, 1966.
Hardcover. Good+, Dust Jacket Good+. Blue cloth, 663 pages. This book is in good shape overall; shaken (hinges soft), spine tips & corners lightly worn, former owner's name, still very nice internally, textblock strong. Dust Jacket edgeworn, spine faded, now protected in a mylar cover. Due to size, shipping will cost more for this item. Due to size, shipping will cost more for this item.

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42.
Aubry, Octav, 1881-1946  
Napoleon II, the King of Rome [Le Roi de Rome]: 'L'Aiglon'. With 16 Illustrations

Publisher: London, G. Routledge & Sons, 1933.
273 p., front., plates, portraits, index, 24 cm. "Authorized translation [of Le Roi de Rome] by Elisabeth Abbott." François-Charles-Joseph, Herzog von Reichstadt Bonaparte, 1811- 1832, only son of Napoleon I, lived but a short life. Good, orange cloth covers worn, faded; no dj. Stock#35788.

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43.
Auguste Savagner  
Revolution Francaise Empire, Chronologie Historique de France depuis 1787 a 1799 (Text in French)

Publisher: Bibliotheque Populaire Paris 1834.
Condition: Fair. Hardcover. Text in French. Blue half-leather boards, bagged for protection, approx. 3.5" x 5.5", tears to edges spine ends, corners, and edges of boards, hinge split first page, stains and foxing to pages, chips to edge, some loose but attached pages.

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44.
Auscher, Leon & Marc Dubois.  
LE PAYS DE CHARTREUSE.

Publisher: J. Rey, Grenoble: 1926.
Hardcover. Very Good. Rebound in quarter brown leather over yellow marbled paper-covered boards, 135 pages, folding map, color front cover retained, many sepia photographs. This book is in very good shape overall; spine leather leather rubbed & peeling, tear starting to paper on front board, otherwise very nice. Text in French. Text in French.

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45.
Author Unknown  
Barcelona Albertville, 1992

Publisher: Mikko Laitinen Salt Lake City, 1992.
Very Good+ with no dust jacket, Hardcover No DJ as issued; Blue binding. Color photos. Detailed summary of summer & winter olympic games. Official publication of U. S. Olympic Committee; 4to; 257 pages

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46.
Author Unknown  
Carles Izard

Publisher: NP, 1990.
Very Good+, Paperback Comb-bound paperback. Apprx 15 pp. Booklet featuring life and work of 20th century French painter. Date uncertain (circa 1990) ; 8vo

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47.
Autran, Charles & George G.-Toudouze.  
UN SIÈCLE DE VIE FRANÇAISE, 1840-1940.

Publisher: Editions S.N.E.P., Paris: 1948.
Hardcover. Good+, Slip Case Poor. folio, cream wraps, 340 pages. Wraps lightly sunned & soiled, spine ends worn w/ top front joint starting, but otherwise clean & bright internally with a strong binding. Slipcase broken; boards, spine & bottom edge detached, sunned & edgeworn, but present. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost much more for this item. Due to size, overseas shipping will cost much more for this item.

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48.
Aveline, Claude  
Le Postulat: Recit Orne De Huit Lithographies Originales Hors Texte De Berthold Mahn

Publisher: Au Sans Pareil Paris, 1928.
Good in Good dust jacket, Paperback DJ faded/slightly edgeworn, bottom of spine split; Paperback in DJ. Deckled edges. B&W illustrations. #317 of 500 cc. French novel ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 80 pages

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49.
Babœuf, François Émile, 1760-1797, pseud. Gracchus  
Le Tribun du Peuple, 1794-1796. Textes choisis et présentés par Armando Saïtta

Publisher: Union Générale d'Éditions, Paris [25 mars 1969].
370 p., index. Series: Le monde en 10/18. French agitator, journalist during the Revolution, publisher of Tribun du Peuple; advocated communistic theories (Babouvism); believed the Revolution betrayed by Thermidoriens; involved in a conspiracy to overthrow the Directoire and to re-establish the constitution of 1793. Stabbed himself before being summoned to the guillotine. Paper; good+. Stock#24030.

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50.
Bade, Patrick  
RENOIR

Publisher: Portland House NY, 1989.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. First Printing, Hardcover Blue cl. Color & B&W art repros. Biblio. Life & work of French artist; Square 4to; 143 pages

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51.
Baigent, Michael, Richard Leigh & Henry Lincoln  
Holy Blood, Holy Grail

Publisher: New York: Delacorte Press, 1982..
7th ptg. Remainder. 23½ X 15½ cm. Near Fine/Near Fine. Quarter black cloth, grey paper-covered boards, gilt titles on spine, red endpapers, xv, 461 pp, 12 ff b & w plates, 18 figures including maps, genealogical charts, and arms, bibliography, notes, index. Remainder mark is purple spray to bottom edge, a few small spots to rear board, else fine. DJ has some wear to corners & spine ends, small tear to top edge of rear panel; in Brodart archival cover. The authors sued Dan Brown, author of bestselling novel The Da Vinci Code, for plagiarism and lost the case because what he appropriated from Holy Blood, Holy Grail was not the text but the idea, which is not protected by copyright. This copy of the US edition was printed in the same year as the first edition. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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52.
Bailly, Auguste, b.1878  
Louis XI

Publisher: Paris, Arthème Fayard [1936].
Paris, Arthème Fayard [1936]. 410 p., 19 cm. Biography of "The Spider King" Louis XI, 1423-1483, who reigned from 1461 to 1483. Stock# 30790. Good/ paper, wrappers soiled, worn. History; France.

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53.
Bailly, Jean-Sylvain, 1736-1793  
Memoires d'un Témoin de la Revolution, ou Journal des faits qui sont passés sous ses yeux
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Publisher: A Paris, Levault, Schoell, XII-1804.
Two volumes: 2 p.l., 335; 2 p.l., 388 p.; 20.5 cm. Written while Bailly had withdrawn from public life as Mayor of revolutionary Paris. First edition of an important source reprinted in recent times. Bound in contemporary full leather. Binding is well worn, missing title labels, split at hinges, worn corners, spines. Stock#NS0187.

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54.
Bainville, Jacques  
Histoire de France
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Publisher: Les grandes études historiques, Librairie Arthème Fayard, Paris.
572, [1] p.; 18.5 cm. From "Pendant 509 ans, la Gaule partage la vie de Rome" to "La troisième République" and "La guerre et la paix, les travaux et les jours". Paper; minor wear, covers slightly soiled; VG. stock#46285.

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55.
Bankwitz, Philip Charles Farwell.  
Alsatian Autonomist Leaders, 1919-1947.

Publisher: Lawrence, KS, Regents Press, 1978. .
xii, 203 p. A study of five leaders who wished to make Alsace autonomous from both Germany and France and who wound up with the Nazi occupation instead. Stock #26888. Vg/vg. Alsace Germany France History

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56.
Baring-Gould, Sabine  
The Deserts of Southern France: An Introduction to the Limestone and Chalk Plateaux of Ancient Aquitaine (2 Volumes I & II)
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Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company New York, 1894.
Two volumes in matching blue cloth with gilt titles to spines and gilt figures to front, no jackets, 8vos. xv+296pp. & ix+303pp. Cumulative index in volume two. Bibliography. Plates and figures throughout. G+ to VG- (v.1) and VG- to VG (v.2). Ex-lib-reserve-section (Buffalo Library) with small pastedown calls to mid spines, pockets to rear pastedowns, period bookplates and library information front pastedowns. Occasional small stamps throughout. Rubbing with touches of surface loss along edges and tips of lightly bumped corners. Abrasion with cloth lost along upper spine ends, moderate abrasion with loss lower edge v.1. Small tears with cloth (now small flaps) to spine of v.1 over author's name and toward upper spine end. Mild rubbing toward central front cloth v.1. Occasional soil to cloth elsewhere but overall both volumes clean and sharp with light soil to overall bright gilt. Light separation front hinge v.1 with light play to hinge and first signature of pages; all still holing well. Mild separation with all holding fine before half-title page v. 2. Binding v. 1 shaken but holdoing well and v.2 tight and square. Soiled endpapers with text pages clean and unmarked. Shelving soil page edges. Hardcover VG-

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57.
Barker, Nancy Nichols  
Brother to the Sun: King Philippe, Duke of Orleans

Publisher: Johns Hopkins UP, 1989.
xvi, 316 p. 'In battle he fought with legendary valor. At court, dressed in silks and ribbons, he openly favored his male lovers. Despised but feared by his brother, King Louis XIV, Philippe of Orleans (1640-1701) was the perpetual loser in a lifelong sibling rivalry'. Stock#29871. Vg/ dj vg.

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58.
Barnavi, Elie, Robert Descimon  
La Sainte Ligue, Le Juge Et le Potence: l'Assasinat du President Brisson (15 Novembre 1591)

Publisher: Paris, hachette, c1985.
331 p., geneal. tables, 22.5 cm. Preface by Denis Richet. The assassination of Barnabe Brisson (1531-1591) was a defining action inthe Wars of the Huguenots. Stock #29,568. Vg/ wrappers.

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59.
Barruel, abbé, 1741-1820.  
Préjugés Légitimes, Sur La Constitution Civile Du Clergé, Et sur le serment exigé des fonctionnaires publics.

Publisher: A Paris : Chez Crapart ..., [1791?].
16 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo) "Extrait du Journal ecclésiast. du no. de janvier 1791." Stock# OB1041-12. AT BINDER. One of a collection of 40 Royalist and contre revolutionary tracts of the French Revolution.

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60.
Baschet, René, editor  
L'Illustration. No. 4632, 12 Décembre 1931. Journal Hebdomadaire Universel
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Publisher: Paris 1931.
xxxiv, 491-530, xxxv-lviii p., illus. incl. color & halftone plates; 38 cm. Articles include L'Allemagne et nous by Nadeau; Le Conflit Sino-Japonais; L'Angleterre et l'Inde; Un Monument aux morts à Lisbonne; La Fin du 'Nautilus'; Les Inondations en Tunisie; L'Emploi des grands dirigeables; Le Lancement, aux États-unis, de l' 'Akron', le plus grand ballon dirigeable du monde; La Nouvelle génération en Russie soviétique by Sieburg; Les Spectacles coupés, la foule et le public by Guitry; Regards sur les musées de Province. IX. Abbeville by Lécuyer; Le Canal des Deux-mers: Que faut-il en penser? (canal proposed across southern France) by Ghilini with maps & elevations; Les Anciens voiliers et leurs équipages by Lestonnat; Mille et un dessins de Henriot; Un nouveau paquebot pour la Corse; Un grand mariage musulman à Nice; Le voyage ministeriel en extrême-orient by H.B.; Nouveaux mirages d'Extrême-orient by Rémond; L'Orgue de Villemomble by Vuillermoz; Courrier de Paris (expositions, books, writers, theater) by Cahuet; L'Impression de la toile de soie; Au pays du Cognac; includes many illustrated advertisements (two for bananas). Pictorial wraps; minor wear, some moisture rippling; good. stock#45109.

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61.
Beaune, Colette  
The Birth of an Ideology [Naissance de la nation France]: Myths and Symbols of Nation in Late-Medieval France. Translated by Susan Ross Huston. Edited by Fredric L. Cheyette

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California, 1991.
vi, 427 p.; 24 cm. First pub. 1985 as Naissance de la nation France. 'Focusing on the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, Beaune searches out the myths and symbols that already associated a land with a people and a particular royal dynasty.' Stock#30603. Vg/ dj vg.

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62.
Bell, David; Johnson, Douglas; and morris, Peter (editors)  
A Biographical Dictionary of French Political Leaders Since 1870

Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990.
Best New York fake cloth, with dust jacket. Very Good/Very Good. White on dark blue spine. Standard Size. 492 pages.

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63.
Bell, Nancy (Mrs. Arthur G.), Illustrator: Arthur G. Bell  
Picturesque Brittany, by Mrs. Arthur G. Bell, with illustrations in colour by Arthur G. Bell.

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent, 1906.
. 232p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition

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64.
Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953  
Louis XIV

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers, 1938.
xii, 393 p., front., 8 portraits; 24.5 cm. Illustrated lining-papers. Biography of Louis XIV, King of France, 1638-1715. Stock#40138. Vg/ no dj.

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65.
Belloc, Hillaire  
Richelieu: A Study

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Philadelphia, 1929.
Hardcover in black cloth with gilt titles and red figures to spine and front, no jacket, 9 1/2" x 6 1/2." Not ex-lib. 4th printing, December 1929. 392pp. Index, plates maps. Frontis. VG-. Spine faded with titles still legible but dulled; light rubbing with touches of surface loss to spine ends, hinges and corners; central cloth clean with strong titles and figure. Binding strong and square. Shelving soil to red-tinted upper page edges. Pages well-toned but clean and unmarked. Stress creases to inner edges of margins reaching into figures. Hardcover VG-

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66.
Berger, Robert W. and Thomas F. Hedin.  
DIPLOMATIC TOURS IN THE GARDENS OF VERSAILLES UNDER LOUIS XIV.

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket Near Fine. 9780812241075 Dark gray cloth-covered boards, 169 pages. Book is in excellent condition: clean, bright and tightly bound. Jacket is also clean and bright and protected in a mylar cover.

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67.
Bergin, Joseph, 1948-  
Cardinal De la Rochefoucauld: Leadership and Reform in the French Church

Publisher: New Haven, Yale UP, 1987.
viii, 302 p. 24 cm. The career and activities of Francois de la Rochefoucauld, 1558-1645, Papal Commissioner for the Reform of the Old Religious Orders in France. Copy of Prof Nancy Roelke with her occassional ms note. Stock #29,595. Vg/ dj vg.

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68.
Bernstein, Richard  
Fragile Glory A Portrait of France and the French

Publisher: N.Y., Knopf, 1990..
xii, 349 p. 24.5 cm. The French, the author writes, have always yearned 'to represent something beyond themselves, to light up the world, to glow with the torch of civilization itself' Bernstein presents a panorama of France from the most exalted to the most troubling to the most absurd. Stock #28,365. Vg/ dj vg.

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69.
Bernstein, Richard  
FRAGILE GLORY A Portrait of France and the French

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York 1990.
Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; 349 pages

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70.
Bertier de Savigny, Guillaume de, 1912-  
The Bourbon Restoration

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, [1967].
xiii, 499 p. 23.5 cm. On the restoration of the Bourbon kings in 1814/15: Louis XVIII, followed by Charles X. RBL. Stock# 30,773. Vg/ no dj.

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71.
Bertocci, Philip A.  
JULES SIMON: REPUBLICAN ANTICLERICALISM AND CULTURAL POLITICS IN FRANCE, 1848-1886.

Publisher: Univ. of Missouri Press, Columbia, MO: 1978.
Hardcover. Near Fine, Dust Jacket lightly sunned. 082620239x 1st edition, yellow cloth, 247 pages.

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72.
Bezucha, Robert J., Illustrated by Tables, Illustrated by: Tables  
The Lyon Uprising of 1834 - Social and Political Conflict in the Early July Monarchy

Publisher: Harvard University Press Cambridge, MA 1974.
xv, 271 pp, purple cloth covered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, dj purple w/dark purple lettering on spine & front, pictorial front, slight sunning of the spine. Twice within three years, 1831 & 1834, there was bloody fighting in Lyon, the second largest city of France. The Lyonnais silk workers, or canuts, were struggling to establish control over their own work in the future. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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73.
Bienvenu, Richard T. (editor).  
The Ninth of Thermidor: The Fall of Robespierre.

Publisher: NY: Oxford, 1968..
1st issue paperback. 355+ pp. Unmarked text, number, initials on front flyleaf, o/w VG. Soft Cover. ISBN: robespierre

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74.
BISHOP MORRIS  
THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF LA ROCHEFOUCAULD

Publisher: CORNELL UNIVERSITY, 1951, ITHACA.
G00D SLIGHTLY WORN Hardcover, First Edition 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SUNNED JACKET SPINE, WITH LIGHT CHIPS AND CLOSED TEARS, 281 PAGES, LIGHT FOXING TO END PAPERS, AND FOREDGES

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75.
Blackburn, Henry, 1830-1897  
Breton Folk: An Artistic Tour in Brittany with one hundred and seventy illustrations by R. Caldecott

Publisher: London: S. Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1880.
xii, 200 p., [ca. 20] leaves of plates, illus., maps, plans; 26 cm. First edition. Title vignette. Henry Blackburn was editor of the magazine London Society. An early publisher of Caldecott's (1846-1886) drawings, he became a close friend of the artist. For this book they traveled to Brittany three times. The travel account and drawings were sympathetic and accurate records of a world even then disappearing. When Gauguin went to Brittany it was this book that he took with him. Stock#41467. Good, spine faded, spotted.

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