Gottschalk, Louis >>
Title Lafayette in America, 1777-1783 : Leather Bound, First Bicentennial Edition
Book Condition As New with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition Thus
Publisher Arveyres, France: L'Esprit de Lafayette Society; 1975
1299105726 / 9781299105720
Seller ID 15681
1006 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, brown buffalo leather, top edge and lettering and decor in 24-karat gold, red moire silk cloth liners, 20 + 184 + 364 + 458 pages, 1006 total pages, red-white-blue page-marker ribbon, footnotes, appendixes, indexes, 6 lithograph plates bound in, with fold-out Revolutionary War maps reproduced from original maps of the period. Author's imprinted aut*graph on title page. ; 1st edition thus. Cover design by Norman Alberts. Binding designed by Richard Roe. Maps lithographed by Jack Suit. Copy number BC476 stamped on title page, as issued. A beautiful limited edition volume. ; Contents: Foreword by Georges Pauty. Preface. Book 1, Lafayette Comes to America. Book 2, Lafayette Joins the American Army. Book 3, Lafayette and the Close of the American Revolution. ; Absolutely crisp. No visible wear. No jacket, as issued. ; Item laid in: certificate giving printing and binding specs by designer Richard Roe, with designer's imprinted aut*graph.