LA BONAPARTIDE, ou Le Nouvel Attila. Tableau, historique et national,…

LA BONAPARTIDE, ou Le Nouvel Attila. Tableau, historique et national, en douze livres, avec des notes. Deuxième édition

Paris: Henrion, 1820. Quarter calf and marbled boards, octavo (21 cm); (4), iii, [3], ix, [1], 296 pp. With the half-title. Spine darkened, with a bit of wear at foot, slight rubbing to joints; bit of wear to lower outer corners of covers and to edges of boards; slight foxing early and late; small chip to fore edge of first two leaves; in all a VG copy, text quite clean and unworn. A royalist attack on Napoleon, depicting him as a usurper and tyrant. With an effusive dedicatory epistle to Louis XVIII: "Souverain des Français, Monarque désiré, / Frère d'un roi martyr si justement pleuré!" First edition was Paris : Verdière, 1818. This is actually the third edition, as there was an 1819 Henrion edition. Davois I, Bibliographie napoléonienne, 166.

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