New Yok: St. Martin's Press, 1966. Glossy B&W photos. Second Printing. Cloth. 8vo, light red cloth with black label & gilt lettering on spine, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting Cherlet's "Retreat," illustrated with 22 glossy reproductions of period images & 4 maps; viii + 312 pages. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #7279
An Excellent illustrated overview of Napoleon's disastrous 1812 campaign in Russia using eye-witness reports .
Attractive NF volume with glossy B&W plates, several useful maps, and fascinating testimonies. The cloth is tight. The paper is clean, very slightly age-toned, with a speck or two on the foredges. Dust jacket (unclipped) is bright, clean with slight edgewear.