Auction 408 / Lot n° 2310

BERTHIER, Alexandre Prince de Wagram (1753-1815) - Relation de la bataille de Marengo, gagnée le vingt-cinq prairial, an 8, par Napoléon Bonaparte, Ier consul, commandant en personne l'armée française de réserve, sur les Autrichiens. Paris: Imprimerie Imperiale, 1806. Renowned edition of General Berthier's account of one of Napoleon's most significant military victories. 4to (342 x 253mm). Half-title, engraved additional title after Vernet, engraved portrait of Napoleon, dedication, folding table, 5 engraved folding plans and one folding panorama of the battle with details hand-coloured (some marginal spotting). Original red boards (some wear). Provenance: Librairie Cravreul (bookseller's ticket).

Estimate 1,000.00 - 1,500.00€

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