Paris: Goupil et cie. 1899.
Leatherbound. One volume. Quarto Exquisitely bound in full green morocco leather by Durvand. With all edges gilt, raised bands on spine, intricate & ornate gilt tooling on spine and covers, featuring the gilt arms of Josephine on the front and back covers. Profusely illustrated throughout, including a colored frontispiece .[text is in French]. Very good. Item #1332
Frédéric Masson (1847-1923) was a French historian and academician best known for his books on Napoleon I.