HANDSOME HALF MOROCCO BY MORRELL
MARBOT, Jean-Baptiste Antoine Marcellin, Général Baron de ~ The Memoirs of Baron de Marbot.
London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1892
2 volume set, 8.5 inches tall. A very handsome half morocco by Morrell with gilt raised bands, 'Napoleonic' centre tools, framed within gilt panels and gilt top edge. Bookplates. Translated into English by Arthur John Butler. Famous for depicting the Napoleonic age of warfare, Marbot's Memoirs were read by and much approved of by Napoleon himself. A fine set.