In French. Deluxe binding. Brown leather 5-ribbed spine, marbled paper boards, marbled endpapers, silk reading ribbon. Illustrated with 7 potraits and 2 folding maps. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light wear at points and extremities. Hinges excellent, no interior markings. Pages lightly and attractively age-toned. 439 pages. Authoritative account of French military assistance during the American Revolutionary War. The author served brilliantly under Lafayette in America, and was the officer who concluded the capitulation of Yorktown in 1781. Ample appendices of lists.