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SIGNED BY NAPOLEON

NAPOLEON. Document signed. Paris, 1798.

Desirable 1798 manuscript document written in a secretarial hand pertaining to Napoleon's Egypt campaign and the resignation of the Commission Du Mobilier National, boldly signed as "Bonaparte" and with a few words in French by Napoleon. $7000.

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“THE WORLD IS FULL OF HIS GLORY, HIS DEEDS AND HIS MONUMENTS”

(NAPOLEON) LAS CASES, Count De. Memorial de Sainte Helene. London, 1823. Eight volumes.

First edition in English of Las Cases’ memoir of his time with the exiled Napoleon, illustrated with four engraved plates (folding floor plan of Napoleon’s Longwood residence, view of his birthplace in Corsica, folding map of St. Helena and map of the Italian Campaign), handsomely bound by Samuel Tout. $2700.

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“AN IMMENSE SENSATION”

(NAPOLEON) LAS CASES, Count De. Memorial de Sainte Helene. London, 1823. Eight volumes.

First edition in English of Las Casas’ famed eight-volume history of Napoleon, with three engraved folding maps (of the Italian Campaign, the Russian Campaign, and island of Saint Helena), a view of Napoleon’s birthplace and a folding plan of Longwood. $2700.

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WITH THREE AQUATINT VIEWS

(NAPOLEON) [HOOK, Thomas E.]. Facts, Illustrative of the Treatment of Napoleon Buonaparte in Saint Helena. London, 1819.

First edition of this firsthand account of Napoleon's living conditions and treatment while exiled at Saint Helena—published during Napoleon's lifetime—illustrated with three hand-colored aquatint views of buildings on the island by J. Clark. $1650.

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WITH 15 HAND-COLORED PORTRAITS OF THE WOMEN OF NAPOLEON'S COURT AND EMPIRE

(NAPOLEON) GOODRICH, Frank B. The Court of Napoleon. New York, 1857.

First edition, with lithographed extra title page, frontispiece, and 14 lovely lithographed portraits by Jules Champagne—all finely hand-colored—of the most prominent women in Napoleon's court, in handsome publisher's blind-tooled morocco. $1500.

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“FRENCHMEN! I AM STILL YOUR EMPEROR”

(NAPOLEON) CLARKE, Hewson. History of the War. London, 1817.

First edition of this illustrated history of the final years of the Napoleonic wars, from the establishment of Louis XVIII on the throne of France through Waterloo, with hand-colored map of the Battle of Waterloo and 16 engraved views and portraits, in handsome morocco-gilt. $1250.

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PUBLISHER’S PROSPECTUS FOR THE 1820 SECOND EDITION OF THE MAGNIFICENT NAPOLEON-COMMISSIONED DESCRIPTION DE LÉGYPTE, WITH SUBSCRIBER’S SIGNATURE

(ANCIENT EGYPT) (NAPOLEON) COMMISSION DES SCIENCES ET ARTS D’EGYPTE. Description de l'Egypte [Prospectus for the Second Edition]. Paris, 1820.

Scarce original publisher’s prospectus for the 1820 second edition of the first comprehensive illustrated survey of ancient and modern Egypt, dated by hand 29 Avril 1820 and signed by the subscriber. $850.

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