Napoleon An Illustrated Life Vol 2

Author: Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourienne
Publisher: Soldiershop Publishing
ISBN: 8896519152
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This memoirs of Antoine de Bourrienne are a work which, for deep interest, excitement, and amusement, can scarcely be paralleled by any of the numerous and excellent memoirs for which the large Napoleonic literature is so justly celebrated. In this book de Bourienne shows us the hero of Marengo and Austerlitz in his night-gown and slippers, with a 'trait de plume' he, in a hundred instances, places the real man before us, with all his personal and private habits ! Complete the book a rich and beautiful collection of color plates realized by the French artist Louis Charle Bombled for the Las Cases Memorial of Saint’Hélène, the other great and famous byography of Napoleon! 2nd volume of four.

Napoleon An Illustrated Life Vol 1

Author: Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourienne
Publisher: Soldiershop Publishing
ISBN: 8896519144
Size: 11.65 MB
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This memoirs of Antoine de Bourrienne are a work which, for deep interest, excitement, and amusement, can scarcely be paralleled by any of the numerous and excellent memoirs for which the large Napoleonic literature is so justly celebrated. In this book de Bourienne shows us the hero of Marengo and Austerlitz in his night-gown and slippers, with a 'trait de plume' he, in a hundred instances, places the real man before us, with all his personal and private habits ! Complete the book a rich and beautiful collection of color plates realized by the French artist Louis Charle Bombled for the Las Cases Memorial of Saint’Hélène, the other great and famous byography of Napoleon!

Napoleon An Illustrated Life Vol 3

Author: Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourienne
Publisher: Soldiershop Publishing
ISBN: 8896519187
Size: 13.78 MB
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This memoirs of Antoine de Bourrienne are a work which, for deep interest, excitement, and amusement, can scarcely be paralleled by any of the numerous and excellent memoirs for which the large Napoleonic literature is so justly celebrated. In this book de Bourienne shows us the hero of Marengo and Austerlitz in his night-gown and slippers, with a 'trait de plume' he, in a hundred instances, places the real man before us, with all his personal and private habits ! Complete the book a rich and beautiful collection of color plates realized by the French artist Louis Charle Bombled for the Las Cases Memorial of Saint’Hélène, the other great and famous byography of Napoleon! 3rd volume of four.

French Prussian War 1870 71 L Arm E De La Loire 2nd Vol

Author: Louis Charles Bombled
Publisher: Soldiershop Publishing
ISBN: 8896519136
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French-Prussian war 1870-71 from the artwork of Louis Charles Bombled (1862-1927) Painter, watercolorist, draughtsman, illustrator especially of Military subjects. Louis Charles Bombled was born in Chantilly in 1862. His father is the the Dutch painter Karel Frederik Bombled. Young pupil of French artist Luminir he exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris, where he received an honourable mention in 1885, and a gold medal at the Exposition Universelle in 1900. He was a very popular illustrator and seemed to empathise with the books he worked on. He illustrated many works for several books publishing. Among these are several by James Fenimore Cooper, including The Deerslayer, The Pioneers, Las Cases : Memorial of St-Helena, Jules Moinaux (father of Courteline) : Superintendant’s Office, Michelet : History of France, several by Walter Scott, including Ivanhoe, Quentin Durward. He also produced illustrations for contemporary publications, including “La Caricature”, “Le Chat Noir”, “L’Illustration”, etc. His paint are very researched, especially the subjets related the knight. In a recent auction one of his sheet was been sold for 6.000 euro. He died in 1927 at Pierrefonds. We have in stock 3 his work: this about the East Army during the Franco-Prussian war, another of the same war related the Loira Army and late the great work of LasCases : Memorial of St-Helena on the Napoleon’s life.

French Prussian War 1870 71 L Arm E De La Loire 1st Vol

Author: Louis Charles Bombled
Publisher: Soldiershop Publishing
ISBN: 8896519128
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French-Prussian war 1870-71 from the artwork of Louis Charles Bombled (1862-1927). Painter, watercolorist, draughtsman, illustrator especially of Military subjects. Louis Charles Bombled was born in Chantilly in 1862. His father is the the Dutch painter Karel Frederik Bombled. Young pupil of French artist Luminir he exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris, where he received an honourable mention in 1885, and a gold medal at the Exposition Universelle in 1900. He was a very popular illustrator and seemed to empathise with the books he worked on. He illustrated many works for several books publishing. Among these are several by James Fenimore Cooper, including The Deerslayer, The Pioneers, Las Cases : Memorial of St-Helena, Jules Moinaux (father of Courteline) : Superintendant’s Office, Michelet : History of France, several by Walter Scott, including Ivanhoe, Quentin Durward. He also produced illustrations for contemporary publications, including “La Caricature”, “Le Chat Noir”, “L’Illustration”, etc. His paint are very researched, especially the subjets related the knight. In a recent auction one of his sheet was been sold for 6.000 euro. He died in 1927 at Pierrefonds. We have in stock 3 his work: this about the East Army during the Franco-Prussian war, another of the same war related the Loira Army and late the great work of LasCases : Memorial of St-Helena on the Napoleon’s life.

Dk Eyewitness Travel Guide Venice And The Veneto

Author: DK Travel
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241347971
Size: 61.78 MB
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The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring Venice and the Veneto. Marvel at the Basilica San Marco and Doge's Palace, enjoy a gondola ride down the Grand Canal, see Juliet's Balcony in beautiful Verona or soak up the scenery at Lake Garda: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of Venice and the Veneto with this indispensable travel guide. Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Venice and the Veneto: - Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need - Comprehensive tours and itineraries of Venice and the Veneto, designed for every interest and budget - Illustrations and floorplans show in detail individual sections of the Grand Canal, the Campanile, Basilica San Marco, Doge's Palace and Rialto Bridge, plus San Zeno Maggiore and the Arena in Verona, and more - Colour photographs of Venice's iconic waterways, architecture and Lagoon Islands, as well as the beautiful countryside, ancient cities, lakes and lagoons of Verona - Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Venice - San Marco; San Polo and Santa Croce; Castello; Dorsoduro; Cannaregio; the Lagoon Islands - and the Veneto Plain; Verona and Lake Garda; and the Dolomites - Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience: learn about the history and architecture of Venice and Verona, Venetian art, gondolas and gondoliers, Venetian masks and world-renowned carnival, plus other festivals and events - Essential travel tips: our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful phrases and transport, visa and health information DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Venice and the Veneto is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to Venice and the Veneto. DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. "No other guide whets your appetite quite like this one" - The Independent Planning a weekend break? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Venice guide. About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's highly visual Eyewitness guides show you what others only tell you, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your holiday. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.