Memoirs of My Life to My Son during the Years 1803 and after, Which I Spent in Public Service in Louisiana as Commissioner of the French Government for the Retrocession to France of That Colony and for Its Transfer to the United States

Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 1978. First edition thus. Hardcover in cream-colored cloth binding. Octavo. Only slightly ex-library with an attractive library Civil War collection bookplate on front pastedown endpaper and another stamp with less but similar information on title page. Sections of dj cut out and pasted to rear fly page and on the front and back of the table of contents page. Light wear to edges of boards with bumping to head and heel of spine and some light scuffing to covers. Inscribed by translator on front fly page. 137 pages with illustrations, endnotes, bibliography, and index. Good without dust jacket. Item #10400

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