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    Trio of Books on Napoleon Bonaparte. Including: Le Siécle de Napoléon, Galerie des Illustrations de L'Empire. Paris: Administration de Librairie, 1846. First edition. Octavo. Unpaginated. Illustrated with color lithograph plates. Original pictorial boards, worn at the edges, especially the corners. Contents moderately foxed, more so on a few plates. Good condition. [and] John Sainsbury. The Napoleon Museum. The History of France Illustrated From Louis XIV to the End of the Reign and Death of the Emperor. London: 1845. First edition. Octavo. 687 pages. 40 plates featuring facsimiles of signatures, documents, etc. Bound in olive cloth with titles stamped in gilt on a morocco spine label. Fine condition. [and] Mario Coniglio. Arte E Storia Nelle Medaglie. Varese: Edizioni Termograph, 1977. First edition. Octavo. 499 pages. Profusely illustrated, some color. Italian text. Bound in beautiful green leather with Napoleon symbol vignette in gilt on the front board and titles stamped in gilt on the spine. Fine condition. In the issue slipcase which the top edge has become detached but can be easily repaired. A beautiful book concerning the commemorative Napoleon medals and medallions.

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    December, 2014
    24th Wednesday
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