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Napoleon and His Women Friends by  Gertrude Aretz - First Edition - 1927 - from Goldring Books and Biblio.co.uk

Napoleon and His Women Friends

by Aretz, Gertrude

Condition: Good/No Jacket


London: George Allen and Unwin, 1927. Gilt title on red cloth boards which have some fading but no wear. Internally there is slight foxing to endpapers else clean and unmarked. Contemporary bookplate to front pastedown. 370 pages. Portrait of Napoleon's mother to frontispiece and 15 other portraits. Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. Very interesting biography with particularly fine illustrations. Includes Madame Tallien, Empress Josephine, Hortense Beauharnais, Giuseppini Grassini, Mademoiselle George, Grand, Duchess Louise of Weimar, Queen Louise of Prussia, Empress Marie Louise, Pauline Bonaparte, Countess Kielmansegg, Madame De Stael. 4. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Goldring Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000314
  • Title: Napoleon and His Women Friends
  • Author: Aretz, Gertrude
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Allen and Unwin
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1927
  • Keywords: NAPOLEON, MADAME TALLIEN, EMPRESS JOSEPHINE, HORTENSE BEAUHARNAIS, GIUSEPPINI GRASSINI, MADEMOISELLE GEORGE, GRAND DUCHESS LOUISE OF WEIMAR, QUEEN LOUISE OF PRUSSIA, MADAME DE STAEL, PAULINE BONAPARTE, COUNTESS KIELMANSEGG
  • Bookseller catalogs: Napoleon;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Europe / France;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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