Napoleon at St. Helena: Or, Interesting Anecdotes and Remarkable Conversations of the Emperor...

Abbott, John S. C.

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1855. 8vo. 662 pp. Newly rebound in cloth with gilt spine; new endpapers. Page edges are worn, closed tears; title page edge dampstained, tattered, repaired with archival tape. About 10% of pages have closed tears at edges. Chipped edges: pp. 13-14, 15-16,; closed 3" tear pp.227-28; yellow (pencil? crayon?) embellishment to engraving pp. 334; 1" chip pp. 519-20, closed 4" tear (tape repair) pp. 521-22; 6" closed tear pp. 535-536; pp. 586-86 page torn completely away vertically - repaired well with tape; pp. 627-30, 5" closed tears w/ tape repairs; same 631-32, w/ 4" chip bottom corner (some text missing); pp. 641-42 closed tear; and in general many pages are foxed and have small closed tears to the edges. Title page continued: "..During the five and a half years of his captivity, collected from the memorials of Las Casas, O'Meara, Montholon, Autommarchi and others." Engravings throughout. Good Rebound - Cloth (Item ID: 4069)

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