Memoirs of the Marchioness de Larochejaquelein

Edinburgh and London: Printed by George Ramsey and Company for Archibald Constable and Company, Edinburgh, 1816. Hardbound. 3/4 leather with 5 raised bands and gilt tooling to spine, devices in compartments. Title-page, folding color map, viii, 535 pp. including the Supplement at end. Map is bright but with foxing spots. Rear cover off and somewhat bowed but present. Internally VG. Item #133879

The uncommon first English translation, by Sir Walter Scott, of the fascinating memoirs of Marie Louise Victoire de Donnissan, Marquise de La Rochejacquelein. These memoirs give a remarkable picture of the war, and fortunes of the Royalists.

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