Paris: Adolphe Delahays, 1854. Quarto. Item #022531
7 pp. LXXIV plates. A very scarce work on the metallic history of Napoleon or collection of medals and coins which were struck from the first campaign of the army of Italy until the end of his reign. Bound in 3/4 marbled paper covered boards imitating tree calf, spine decorated in gilt, brown paper label gilt, corners renewed, early rebacking with old spine laid down, some scattered foxing but mostly in the margins, edges rubbed, an unusual wear spot which had been colored over to upper board, inner hinges weakening.