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"He was a ruffian and a rogue, a cheat and a thief, a liar and a forger . . ." Yet Hector Ratichon ended his days respected by friends and public, ...Show synopsis"He was a ruffian and a rogue, a cheat and a thief, a liar and a forger . . ." Yet Hector Ratichon ended his days respected by friends and public, and honored by the very society that might just as easily have punished him. From his early days buffeted by hardship -- sometimes hungry, always thirsty -- to the years of rising success within the French Empire, Ratichon deported himself with wit and vivacity -- and ultimately became confidante to Robespierre, and secret factotum to Napoleon himself. A Paris long forgotten and consigned to the dusty pages of moth-eaten manuscripts comes stirringly alive in Baroness Orczy's "Castles in the Air."Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good. 1st edition, hardback, 298pp, pages browned and a...Very Good. 1st edition, hardback, 298pp, pages browned and a little spotted, text clean and binding sound, red boards, black decs and titles, VG / no dustwrapper.
Description:Good+, black cloth (hardcover) 252pp. CONDITION NOTE CONTINUED...Good+, black cloth (hardcover) 252pp. CONDITION NOTE CONTINUED-Front panel of dustjacket laid in. Previous owner cut their name from the top of the front free endpaper.
Description:Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs...Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.
Description:Good. Pages tanned. Some wear & tear to dustjacket. All orders...Good. Pages tanned. Some wear & tear to dustjacket. All orders are dispatched within 1 working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we are dedicated to recycling unwanted books on behalf of a number of UK charities who benefit from added revenue through the sale of their books plus huge savings in waste disposal. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied.
Description:Used-Very Good. VG hardback in full brown leather. First US...Used-Very Good. VG hardback in full brown leather. First US edition. Baroness Orczy's own copy, with her bookplate on front pastedown. Nicely bound in full brown morocco, with raised bands & gilt on spine, & gilt fore-edges, possibly as a presentation copy from the publisher to author. Slight wear at top corner of front board. In acetate wrapper.
Description:Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to upper board and spine in...Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to upper board and spine in black. With the dust jacket. An exceptional copy in the lightly marked and little frayed dust jacket with some minor loss at the ends of the spine panel. First edition, first impression. A collection of non-Pimpernel tales set in Revolutionary France. Rare in the dust jacket.
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