First Edition. Translated from the French by Claud, W. Sykes. Novel concerning the fate of Colonel Pierre Pontcarral, hussar in the First Empire, his time during the First Restoration, the Hundred Days, the Second Restoration, the July Monarchy to his death at the Battle of Macta on June 28, 1835. Uncommon. Near Fine but for foxing at fore-edge of pages, in Very Good dustjacket, two closed tears (two inches in length) at rear panel.