Title LAVALETTE BRUCE: HIS INTRIGUES BEFORE AND AFTER WATERLOO.
Edition First edition
Publisher London Hamish Hamilton 1953
Seller ID 96
342pp, illus. VG original cloth. Bruce, a civilian, traveled extensively through Europe during the Napoleonic wars. He was present at the bombardment of Copenhagen in 1807, the Peninsula 1808-1810, Paris during Ney's trial (extensive and valuable account), connived in the escape of Count Lavalette (and was imprisoned for his trouble). Scarce and colorful.
Napoleon Lavalette Sir Robert Wilson Waterloo Napoleonic Wars Military France History