Title: Memoirs of the Baron de Kolli: Relative to His Secret Mission in 1810, for Liberating Ferdinand VII, King of Spain, from Captivity at Valencay, 1823
Author: Louis Collignon Kolli
Publisher: Truettel and Wurtz, London
An incredibly scarce first edition of the Memoirs of the Baron de Kolli, being a daring tale of espionage in his efforts to liberate the trapped King Ferdinand VII. The ownership monogram A.M.M.H is emblazoned on the front with a handwritten message on the preliminary leaf.
One volume in Octavo, 340 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape, with wear and rubbing present on the boards, with joint wear present. The title page and frontis are heavily foxed, with minor foxing present throughout the rest of the volume