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USS CONSTITUTION War of 1812 vs. HMS Cyane & Levant NAVAL Fight 1815 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372108550391

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, May 27, 1815 * USS Constitution * HMS Cyane & Levant * Napoleon Bonaparte Inside has a detailed report headed: "Cruise of the Constitution" which takes about 2 1/2 pages and has much on the battle with the Levant and Cyane. This is followed by: "United States' Army - Organization of the Military Peace Establishment of the United States" which is lengthy as well. It includes a document signed in type by the President: James Madison. Of interest are 4 1/2 pages taken up with a large and detailed: "Army Register" noting all the officers retained under the act of Congress to reduce the military to just 10,000 men. The issue ends with an "Imperial Decree" s... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 08:27

$32.00
157352

BATTLE OF WATERLOO Napoleon Bonaparte Defeat v Duke of Wellington 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372079836045

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON DAILY ADVERTISER, Aug. 8, 1815 * Battle of Waterloo - Belgium * Napoleon I vs. Duke of Wellington Page 2 has over 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "French Official Account of the Battle of the 18th" being the historic Battle of Waterloo. Much detail. Also another report with some reference to Waterloo as well. Four pages, various foxing, good condition.

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:50

$37.00
157350

Fall of NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Exiled to Saint Helena Island 1816 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391890536637

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, London, England, Aug. 20, 1815 * Napoleon exiled to St. Helena A great issue on the recently surrendered Napoleon Buonaparte, with pg. 3 having a poem: "Description of the Island of St. Helena" where he would be banished. Also: "The following is Bonaparte's certificate on leaving the School of Brienna: Mr. de Bonaparte (Napoleon) born the 14th of August, 1769, four feet, eleven inches, has completed his four years..." with more. Another item: "A letter from Vienna...says, 'When the intelligence of Napoleon having surrendered himself to the English arrived here, the Empress went to Baden to prepare the Archduchess Maria Louisa for this news...". Page 4 has a detailed account: "Bo... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:47

$38.00
157348

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Post Battle of Waterloo Surrender & Capture 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372079830870

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEWS, London, July 30, 1815 * Napoleon Bonaparte Most of pg. 2 is taken up with some great content on the recently-surrendered Napoleon Buonaparte with some details on his inability to escape to America and his eventual surrender to the British Navy. An article: "Bonaparte's Port-Folio Found After the Battle of Waterloo" which reveals some correspondence from his brother concerning secret agents. Also some content concerning his presence as a prison aboard the Bellerephon in Plymouth harbor exciting local interest, with details of his demeanor & actions aboard the ship. Some editorial commentary as well. Eight pages, 10 by 14 1/2 inches, various foxing, minor loss to the top margin of... See More  

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Ends October 18, 2017 14:43

$38.00
156755

Best NAPOLEON DYNAMITE Cult Film Movie Opening Day AD Review 2004 L.A. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372063423467

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 11, 2004 * Best "Napoleon Dynamite" advertisement * Grand Opening Day movie premiere review * Comedy cult classic - Jon Heder A terrific issue on the premiere of the motion picture hit "Napoleon Dynamite" and perhaps no better issue could be found than this, the leading newspaper from the home of the entertainment industry - the Hollywood area's prime publication. Note: Where else might one find authentic, poster-size ads for Opening Day showings, in the most desirable Hollywood-area newspaper - as we were lucky enough to obtain this (and others) indirectly from the Los Angeles Times' own collection? It simply doesn't get any better! In over 40 years of collecting... See More  

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Ends October 01, 2017 09:15

$56.00
155966

IBN SAUD Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia Monarch Invasion of YEMENI War 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372030727125

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, May 13, 1934 * King Ibn Saud Invading Yemen * Saudi-Yemeni War - Saudi Arabia The top of page 2 of this section has a 2 column heading: "A DESERT NAPOLEON MARCHES IN ARABIA" with subhead, photo of Saud and related map. (see) Other topics throughout. Complete section 8 only with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends August 30, 2017 15:45

$50.00
155892

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Emperor of France French Revolution ABDICATION 1815 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372026526237

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON PATRIOT, Aug. 5, 1815 * Napoleon Bonaparte abdication Page 2 has a report headed: "Highly Important" which includes in part: "...announced the SECOND ABDICATION OF BONAPARTE...After the battle o the 18th Bonaparte left his army...arrived in Paris...he demanded...new levies of men & money...not having accede to this request...they proposed to him to abdicate the imperial power. He wished to make his abdication conditional in favour of his son, but to this condition the Chambers refused to accede. He finally complied with their wish, renouncing unconditionally his authority..." and more (see). A nice account of a notable event. Four pages, minor loss to the spine margin of the back l... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2017 15:50

$41.00
155452

CIVIL WAR GENERALS Union North & Confederate South PRINTS 1864 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372011867019

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: PORTRAIT MONTHLY, New York, April, 1864 * Civil War Generals This was an off-shoot of the New York Illustrated News. Each month the Portrait Monthly featured woodcut engravings of the leading generals and politicians of the war, North and South, along with capsule biographies, news, stories, poetry, and serialized fiction, all pertaining to the war. The magazine only existed for 18 issues. The ftpg. has a portrait of "Rebel General Bishop Leonidas Polk" with his biography. Among the many portraits within are General Benjamin McCulloch, James Gordon Bennett, General Napoleon J.T. Dana, General Richard S. Ewell, General Benjamin Cheatham, Commodore Stephen Rowan, General Joseph Wheeler and m... See More  

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Ends August 12, 2017 14:19

$43.00
152897

Very Rare NAPOLEON BONAPARTE French Occupation of Holland 1811 Dutch Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391729228173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COURRIER D'AMSTERDAM or the COURIER VAN AMSTERDAM, May 1, 1811 (No. 122) * Exceedingly rare Napoleon Bonaparte occupation newspaper This was a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam during the French occupation of Holland. It is bilingual: half printed in French and half in Dutch. Two mastheads as well, one in each language. In 1810 Napoleon Bonaparte annexed Holland to his empire, hence this newspaper being in two languages. This issue was published during his occupation. A very rare and unusual newspaper which seldom comes on the market. Complete in four pages, 9 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends April 14, 2017 15:13

$670.00
152767

Rare WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON Campaign Horace Greeley as Publisher 1841 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391723525552

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE LOG CABIN, New York, Jan. 23, 1841 * William Henry Harrison * Rare campaign title by Greeley The famous campaign newspaper published by Horace Greeley in support of William Henry Harrison in the 1840 election. The content is almost entirely political & includes: "Government Officers, Agents, and Salaries" "The Public Lands" "The Loco-Focos Proper" "Gen. Harrison" "United States Senate" and Most of the back page is taken up with: Funeral of Napoleon - Re-Entombment of His ashes in the Hotel Des Invalides, Paris" . Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, engraving of a log cabin in the masthead, some dirtiness at the ftpg. folds, otherwise good.

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Ends April 07, 2017 16:50

$30.00
152544

BATTLE OF THE NILE Lord Horatio Nelson defeats Napoleon 1798 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371880408952

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FARMER'S WEEKLY MUSEUM: NEW HAMPSHIRE & VERMONT JOURNAL, Walpole, Nov. 19, 1798 * Lord Horatio Nelson victorious * Battle of the Nile * Napoleon Bonaparte Page 2 has two notable report on the historic Battle of the Nile, with: "...confirm the very important intelligence of the VICTORY obtained by Sir HORATIO NELSON over the FRENCH FLEET near ALEXANDRIA..." with more (see). This is followed by: "Second Edition" noting: "...official communication from the Neapolitan Charge d'Affairs...from Admiral Nelson's fleet...declared that the whole of the French Line of the Battle Ships were taken, burnt, or destroyed, except. two." Four pages, very nice, clean condition.

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Ends March 31, 2017 15:56

$46.00
152164

TREATY OF CAMPO FORMIO France & Austria Peace Napoleon Bonaparte 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371868227112

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR WORCESTER GAZETTE, Jan. 10, 1798 * Treaty of Campo Formio * France and Austria peace * Napoleon Bonaparte Page 2 contains the Treaty of Campo Formino (see hyperlink) which ended the French war against Austria, leaving the British at yet at war. It is prefaced with a note signed in type: Buonaparte, headed: "Peace Between France and Germany!" followed by: "The Treaty" with the full text taking over a full column, & signed in type by: Buonaparte, among others. Four pages, an archival mend to the front page, nice condition.

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Ends March 17, 2017 16:23

$41.00
151205

1928 ANIMAL CRACKERS Marx Brothers Premier Review & French Historian Aulard Dies


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391674488756

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1928 * 1st review of the debut of Animal Crackers, featuring The Mark Brothers * François Victor Alphonse Aulard death... 1st French historian of French Revolution Page 29 has a one column heading: "PROF. AULARD DEAD; NOTED HISTORIAN" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the death of François Victor Alphonse Aulard, first professional French historian of the French Revolution and of Napoleon. Page 26 also has the first-ever review of the musical, Animal Crackers, which opened on Broadway the day prior. The review includes: "Here come the Marx Brothers again with their uproarious, slapstick comedy in a new fury of puns and ... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2017 15:19

$98.00
151000

QUASI-WAR United States vs. France Napoleon Bonaparte NAVAL 1798 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371832195922

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPECTATOR, New York, Sept. 5, 1798 Page 2 has: "Buonaparte" which begins: "Various are the opinions respecting Buonaparte's destination..." followed by several thoughts (see). The front page has: "Invasion" which is lengthy talk concerning military-related events concerning the "Quasi-War" with France (see hyperlink). Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, very nice condition.

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Ends February 04, 2017 07:05

$43.00
150553

Fall of NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Exiled to Saint Helena Island 1816 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371818743076

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK EVENING POST, Sept. 18, 1815 * Napoleon exiled to St. Helena Page 2 has: "Destination of Bonaparte--St. Helena" for his exile. the article notes in part: "...the account of the final destination of Bonaparte; who, before this time is far on his way to the island of St. Helena. the intelligence that he was to be conveyed to St. Helena was to him news of the most appalling kind; as it went to deprive hi of all hopes of ever again resuming the imperial diadem..." and much more. Napoleon would die there six years later. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends January 18, 2017 12:23

$37.00
148059

BATTLE OF SOLFERINO Napoleon III French vs. Austrian Armies MAP 1859 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371748748838

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK HERALD, July 22, 1859 * Battle of Solferino, Italy * Second Italian War of Independence The front page has one column headings: "The War In Europe" "Additional Particulars of the Battle of Solferino" and more with map titled: "The Battle Field Of Solferino And The Famous Square" Lengthy text continues on page 2. Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2016 12:46

$33.00
146496

Very Rare NAPOLEON BONAPARTE French Occupation of Holland 1811 Dutch Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391517907015

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COURRIER D'AMSTERDAM or the COURIER VAN AMSTERDAM, January 5, 1811 (No. 5) * Exceedingly rare Napoleon Bonaparte occupation newspaper This was a daily newspaper published in Amsterdam during the French occupation of Holland. It is bilingual: half printed in French and half in Dutch. Two mastheads as well, one in each language. In 1810 Napoleon Bonaparte annexed Holland to his empire, hence this newspaper being in two languages. This issue was published during his occupation. All of page3and half of page 4 is a document, signed in type by: Napoleon, concerning the annexing of Holland In all my years of collecting rare newspapers I have only encountered five such issues, one of which r... See More  

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Ends August 26, 2016 15:33

$765.00
146490

NAPOLEON Battle of the Pyramids French Campaign in Egypt & Syria 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391517900589

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: WEEKLY MUSEUM, New York, Nov. 24, 1798 * French campaign in Egypt and Syria * Battle of the Pyramids The bottom of page 3 has a brief item: "The accounts of the defeat of Buonaparte, by the Arabs, is not official; and is in some parts contradictory. The Directory has announced to the Councils that he entered Cairo, the last of July. We must wait for something official on his head." Another report--an accurate one-- is near the top of pg. 3: "Defeat Of Bonaparte" which includes: "...brought a corroboration of the defeat of the French fleet by Admiral Nelson..." with a bit more (see). Four pages, 9 1/4 by 11 3/4 inches, some staining, generally good.

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Ends August 26, 2016 15:23

$29.00
146441

BATTLE OF THE NILE Lord Horatio Nelson defeats Napoleon LETTER 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391516947767

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE FARMER'S WEEKLY MUSEUM: NEW HAMPSHIRE & VERMONT JOURNAL, Walpole, Dec. 10, 1798 * Lord Horatio Nelson letter * Battle of the Nile victory * Napoleon Bonaparte A very historic issue as page 2 has the notable letter signed in type by: Horatio Nelson in which he announces his victory over Napoleon Buonaparte & the French army at the Battle of the Nile. It begins: "Almighty God has blessed his Majesty's arms in the battle by a great victory over the fleet of the enemy..." with much more. This is followed by a letter signed: Buonaparte, headed: "Buonaparte's Proclamation" to the Arabs which announces, among other things: "...Every village that shall oppose the French army shall be burned t... See More  

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Ends August 25, 2016 15:29

$67.00
145677

Loss of the USS FROLIC Captured by HMS Orpheus Cuba War of 1812 1814 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371667639558

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, May 11, 1814 * Loss of the USS Frolic (1813) The front page has: "A Proclamation" by Vice Admiral Alexander Cochrane, concerning a blockade of ports on the East Coast. Page 2 has: "Military Report" which takes a full column on the Napoleonic War; "Loss of the Frolick" "Blockade" and a letter signed by William Hull: "To the People of the U. States". Four pages, close-trimmed at the bottom of pg. 1 has minor loss; water staining, mostly good.

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Ends July 27, 2016 15:38

$27.00
145517

USS MERRIMACK LAUNCHING Ironclad Warship CSS Virginia Fame PRINT 1855 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391490513919

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BALLOU'S PICTORIAL, Boston, July 14, 1855 * USS Merrimack launching * CSS Virginia ironclad warship fame The front page has a nice print captioned: "Launch of the U.S. Steamer Merrimac..." with a related article. This was the ship that would letter be refitted to become the ironclad ship in the Confederate navy and would engage the Monitor in the very first battle of ironclads, opening a new era in naval warfare. Other prints within include: "Departure from Suez Once the Resident of Napoleon Bonaparte" "Island of Ivica" "Island of Majorca" "Lake Dunmore House at Salisbury, Vermont" "Bayonet Drill of the...Cadets...on Boston Common" plus more. Sixteen pages, nice condition.

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Ends July 22, 2016 15:32

$38.00
144751

BATTLE OF WATERLOO Napoleon Bonaparte Defeat vs Duke of Wellington 1815 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391466988328

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, June, 1815, with the Supplement issue. * Battle of Waterloo - Belgium * Napoleon I vs. Duke of Wellington This issue, along with its 94 page "Supplement", reports one of the more notable military events in European history, the battle of Waterloo in which Napoleon Buonparte was defeated by England's Duke of Wellington. And terrific to have this in a British periodical, from the country which was the victor. Near the back of the June issue are various reports under the heading "Abstract of Foreign Occurrences" which give much detail on the situation with the French (see for portions), with much on Napoleon and his political ambitions with France. This text... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2016 15:37

$188.00
143558

NAPOLEON BONAPARTE & Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma WEDDING 1810 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371606897738

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, June 23, 1810 * Napoleon Bonaparte * Maria Louise of Austria * Wedding description On page 2 under "The New French Empress" are details about the Empress Maria-Louisa and her wedding attire, as seen by an "America gentleman" who was present "...at the celebration of the nuptials of Napoleon, in Paris...". The bride is described as being "...above the common height...", possessing a "...good figure, blue eyes, and...a dignified deportment." About her opulent wedding attire, the account reports: "...she wore a crown of diamonds brilliant beyond description--her mantle was purple satin, with a double train [borne by five Queens] edged with diamonds....The gown alon... See More  

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Ends May 22, 2016 06:50

$37.00
139808

GENERAL JAMES WILKINSON Abuse of Military Power in New Orleans 1807 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371520121709

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Feb. 21, 1807 * General James Wilkinson The front page has: "French State Paper! Message of His Majesty the Emperor & King, to the Senate" signed in type: Napoleon. Page 2 has: "Slave Trade" with House discussion on eliminating it (see), and also: "The abominable tyranny & oppression exercised by Gen. Wilkinson in New Orleans in arresting & transporting citizens under military guards on bare suspicions..." & more. See the hyperlink for much more on this controversial figure. Four pages, some loss at the spine not affecting text, archivally repaired at the blank spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends January 28, 2016 11:20

$28.00
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