History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France, from the Year 1807 to the Year 1914. Seven Volumes. From the Year 1807 to the Year 1814. (Six Volumes [Complete]. )

By: Napier, W. F. P. ; Sir William Francis Patrick Napier

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Engraved maps and plans; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1829 - 1840. Mixed edition. Six volumes, complete. Thomas & William Boone, London. Vol I 1835 3rd edition, with "A reply to various opponents: Particularly to 'Strictures on Colonel Napier's History of the war in the Peninsula' ; together with observations illustrating Sir John Moore's campaigns" included as front matter. [v-vii], viii - xci, [1], 638 pp with publisher 16 pp catalog at rear. Vol II, 1829 (1st ed. ) ; Vol III, 1831 (1st ed. ) ; Vol IV, 1834 (1st ed. ) ; Vol V, 1836 (1st ed. ) Vol VI, 1840 (1st ed. ). Ex-library copy. Volumes I - V bound in original blue 1/4 cloth and drab paper covered boards with paper title labels to spine; Vol VI with heavy library cloth tape spine over original boards. Plates collated complete but bound variouly from volume to volume; in sone bound in at rear and in others placed throughout the volume. Plates foxed. Bindings fragile and worn . Heavy mylar library tape over the spine of Vol I. Fraying and short tears to 1/4 cloth of most volumes. Library bookplates and labels. Vol VI is well shaken with internal splits and binding cords severed. Early copy for reading or reference or for restoration. With all faults. Fair to Good only. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping.

Title: History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France, from the Year 1807 to the Year 1914. Seven Volumes. From the Year 1807 to the Year 1814. (Six Volumes [Complete]. )

Author Name: Napier, W. F. P. ; Sir William Francis Patrick Napier

Categories: Military History, Napoleon and Napoleonic Wars,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: London, Thomas & William Boone: 1829

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 34573