London: John Murray, 1817. First Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Item #004862
Second state, with three advertisements at rear of book. , April 12, 1817, issued 18 days prior to the apparent second state which was issued on April 30, 1817. "Louis Fr. Baum" in ink on front papers, title page. Purportedly written by Napoleon, but wrongfully attributed to Constant or Mme. de Stael. The actual author was Jacob-Frederic Lullin de Chateauvieux.. Librairie Bellanger has the original manuscript from which this was drawn. 109 pp. Bound in recent marble boards backed in brown leather, red morocco label. A handsome copy of a scarce item.