London: Simpkin & Marshall, 1822. hardcover. 2 volumes. Frontispieces & illustrated with 2 plates. xxviii + 512pp. and 542pp., 8vo, 3/4 mottled calf, expertly recased; scattered light foxing, lightly bumped corners and slightly edgeworn. London: W. Simpkin and R. Marshall, 1822. Fifth edition. A very good set. very good.
Napoleon's own opinions and reflections, as gathered by his surgeon at St. Helena. Its fanatic partiality to Napoleon roused a storm of controversy.