The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte.
Hazlitt’s Life of Napoleon was first published in 1828 and 1830. “Hazlitt always believed that Napoleon was the sword-arm, not the extinguisher, of the principles of the French Revolution; the battle of Waterloo brought him near to distraction” (ODNB).
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3 volumes octavo (188 × 120 mm) Contemporary half calf on marbled boards by Mudie, black morocco label, floral devices gilt to the compartments, marbled edges and endpapers. Portrait frontispiece to each. A little rubbed, light toning, else a very good, neat set.