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The Ideology of the Great Fear - The Soissonnais in 1789

by Ramsay, Clay

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Published
1991
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780801841972
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Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1991. A Fine unmarked copy with VG dustjacket which has a very small closed tear to back and some light creasing. xxxi + 311 pages. In the summer of 1789, immediately following the fall of the Bastille, an ominous rumour swept through almost two-thirds of the towns in France. Varying somewhat from locale… Read more
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Visions and Revisions of Eighteenth-Century France

by Adams, Christine and Censer, Jack R. And Graham, Lisa Jane

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Published
1997
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Very Good
ISBN
9780271016375
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Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1997. A Very Good + clean and unmarked copy which has a crease to front and back covers. viii + 214 pages. The book brings together 8 essays that offer innovative strategies for studying society and culture in 18th century France. Divided into 3 sections, the chapters map out current research paths in… Read more
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The Faithful Servant - Jeanne Louise Henriette Campan

by Fitton, Mary

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Oldbourne , 1965. Silver title on light blue boards which are clean and unmarked with no wear. Internally clean and unmarked. Portrait of Madame Campan to frontispiece from a pastel by J. Boze 1786. 254 pages. A Very Good + copy. Dustjacket has some wear and is price clipped. Jeanne Louise Genet, Madame Campan was first… Read more
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Memoirs of Barras - Member of the Directorate - First Edition Set Complete in Four Volumes

by Barras, Paul François Jean Nicolas, vicomte De (edited By George Duruy

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Published
1895
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Very Good TEG
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First Edition
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London: Osgood McIlvaine, 1895. COMPLETE SET OF 4 VOLUMES 4 Large, Thick Volumes with 7 portraits in Heliogravure, 2 facsimiles and 2 plans. Gilt armorial device on brown cloth boards which have some light wear. Original silk page markers bound in. Internally there is foxing to endpapers else very clean and unmarked. Top edge gilt, fore and… Read more
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Mistress To An Age - A Life of Madame De Stael

by Herold, J. Christopher

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Published
1959
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Very Good
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First Thus
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London: Hamish Hamilton / The Book Society, 1959. Gilt title on pink cloth boards which are clean and unmarked with no wear and light bumping to corner tips. . Internally there is a blank decorative book plate to front endpaper else very clean, tight and unmarked.24 Illustrations.This edition issued on first publication by the book association in association with Hamish… Read more
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The Dubious Tale of the Diamond Necklace

by Chamier, J. Daniel

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Published
1939
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Edward Arnold, 1939. Gilt title to spine on blue cloth boards which have fading to spine with small mark to front and a touch of wear to spine head and tail. Internally there is a neat signature to front endpaper else very clean, tight and unmarked. A Good + copy. 294 pages. Exact representation of the necklace and… Read more
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Robespierre and the Women He Loved

by Fleischmann, Hector

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Published
1913
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: John Long, 1913. Blue cloth boards are clean and unmarked with just a touch of very light wear to head of spine. Internally there is age darkening of endpapers else clean, tight and unmarked. Authorised translation from the French by Dr. Angelo S. Rappoport. 315 pages. Photogravure portrait of Robespierre to frontispiece and 19 other portraits. … Read more
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The Chevalier De Boufflers - A Romance of the French Revolution

by Webster, Nesta H.

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Published
1922
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Good
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London: John Murray, 1922. Photogravure portrait of The Chevalier to frontispiece, tissue guarded and 8 other illustrations. Gilt coat of arms of the De Boufflers to front and title on blue cloth boards. Boards are clean with just minor marks with a dulled spine which has a little wear to head and tail. Internally there is a small neat contemporary… Read more
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Sussex: Centaur Press, 1968. First published by her son from the original manuscript in 1812 this new edition is introduced by Margaret Crosland. Thick dust wrapper price clipped. Gilt title on white cameo to spine on black boards. Madame De Stael's memoirs, Ten Years Exile, have not been available in English since their simultaneous publication in London and Paris in… Read more
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The French Revolution A Historical Sketch

by Geer, Walter

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Published
1922
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Good TEG
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First Edition
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New York: Brentanos, 1922. Gilt crest and gilt titles and fleur de lys decoration on red cloth boards. A little wear to top of spine and a few minor marks to boards and dulling to spine. Internally clean, tight and unmarked with one previously unopened page badly opened but not affecting the text. Fore and lower edges uncut.15 Illustrations,… Read more
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The Bourbon Tragedy

by Furneaux, Rupert

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: George Allen and Unwin, 1968. Silver title on blue boards which are clean and unmarked. Internally clean, tight and unmarked. A Very Good + copy. Pictorial dustjacket is complete and plastic protected with a little creasing and a touch of wear to one edge. Portrait of Louis XVI by Ducreux to frontispiece and 10 other illustrations. An excellent… Read more
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The Story of Marie Antoinette

by Bicknell, Anna L.

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Published
1897
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Good TEG
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First Edition
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London: Fisher Unwin, 1897. Portrait of Marie Antoinette to frontispiece and 27 other illustrations. Very decorative gilt designs and titles to front, back and to spine on tan cloth boards which are very bright with some wear to spine side and head and tail. Internally there is a neat inscription to front endpaper dated Christmas 1897, a booksellers small label… Read more
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A Chance For Glory

by Wright, Constance

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Published
1958
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Barrie, 1958. First UK edition. Black title on salmon pink boards which are clean, unmarked and without wear or damage. Internally clean and unmarked. A VG+ copy. Coloured pictorial dustjacket is complete and has some chipping to top. A complete account of the plot to rescue Lafayette in 1794 from Olmutz where he was held by enemies of the… Read more
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Madame Roland or The Mirror of Men's Dreams

by Willcocks, M. P.

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Published
1936
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Good
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First Edition
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London: Hutchinson, 1936. Portrait of Madame Roland to frontispiece and 18 other illustrations. Gilt title on light blue cloth boards which have some fading to edges and a slightly faded spine. Internally there is a book plate to front pastedown and neat name and date to front endpaper else clean, tight and unmarked. 324 pages. 32 page publisher's … Read more
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The Life of Mirabeau

by Tallentyre, S. G.

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Published
1908
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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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London: Smith , Elder, 1908. Gilt title on green cloth boards which are unmarked with a touch of wear to corner tips and bumping to lower front corner. Internally there is a contemporary name and year to front pastedown, light foxing to closed edges and to the margins of some pages else a clean tight copy. Photogravure portrait to frontispiece… Read more
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Madame De Stael

by Sorel, Albert

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Published
1892
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Good
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First Thus
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London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1892. Gilt title with light blue decoration on embossed dark blue cloth boards which have some small marks to front board and one corner a little bumped. Internally very clean and tight with dust marking to top edge. A Good+ copy. ix and 262 pages An excellent early biography of the noted De Stael which shows… Read more
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London: William Heinemann, 1935. Purple cloth boards with gilt title to spine which is sunned also sun faded to front top and to back but little discernible wear. Internally there is some light foxing to closed edges and to some early and later pages but generally a clean, tight and unmarked copy. xii + 336 pages. Illustration of the assassination… Read more
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The Men of Liberty - Europe on the Eve of the French Revolution 1774-1778

by Manceron, Claude

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780413383006
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London: Eyre Methuen, 1977. A near Fine unmarked copy with complete dustjacket. Translated by Patricia Wolf. An enthralling panoramic evocation of the last days of Louis XV and the early years of Louis XVI by the French historian. The past is re-created in hundreds of incidents, anecdotes and images, matching painstaking research with the verve of a novelist, he breathes… Read more
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Marie Antoinette

by Hearsey, John E. N.

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Published
1969
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Fine
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Geneva: Heron Collectors Edition, 1969. Gold decoration and motifs with cream and gold diamond pattern motif to front board on green leatherette boards. Green and gold decorated endpapers. Historical appendix. Yellow page marker bound in. 30 illustrations. Uniform with Women Who Made History Series. 156. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Strange Adventures of Frederick Baron Trenck

by Trenck, Frederick Friherr Von Der

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Published
1927
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Good
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First Thus
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London: Philip Allan, 1927. Black title on red cloth boards which have fading to spine and a touch of wear to spine head and tail. Internally ther is lih foxing to closed edges else clean, tight and unmarked. A Good + copy. Edited by Philip Murray. vii + 279 pages. 6 illustrations. The adventures of the Baron who having lived… Read more
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