NAPOLEON AND THE DARDANELLES
Berkeley: University of California, 1951. First Edition. 8vo. Cloth. Very good+ in good+ jacket. Jacket has faint damping. Else VG with minor edgewear and rubbing. Book has touches of shelfwear. Else brigh, clean and sound throughout. Inscribed and SIGNED by author Puryear to ffep. (Item ID: 12010)
One of the few books to address "the problem of the Turkish Straits during the entire Napoleonic period. Based on original manuscript sources drawn from the diplomatic and consular archives of Paris, London, Vienna, and Berlin" (from the DJ). 437pp. with notes, bibliography, and index.