Lot 361

Middle East - NAPoleon (Bonaparte). War of the East. Campaign of Egypt and Syria. 1798-1799. Memoir to be used for the history of Napoleon, dictated by himself in Sainte-Hélène, and published by General Bertrand. Paris, at the counter of the United Printers, 1847.
2 volumes in-8, bound, and a folio atlas in half vellum of the period.
First edition, with an atlas of 18 maps engraved on double page.
The atlas has on the first plate a label of the time in red morocco with the mention: Gift of Mr. General Bertrand Artillery General.
Back of the volumes of broken text, caps and corners of the atlas used.