La Petite Histoire (Vols 1-3) by Lenotre, G. w/ Rex Whistler Bookplate of Duff Cooper

3 vols, Paris. Editions Bernard Grasset pub 1933 attractively bound by Riviere in morroco backed marbled paper covered boards, spines decorated in blind and gilt with contrasting red leather labels, original wrapper bound in at rear. Mixed later editions. The first three titles in Lenotre's Petit Histoire, comprising Napoleon, Femmes Amours evanouies and Paris et ses fantomes.

From the library of the politician and diplomat Duff Cooper, first Viscount Norwich, with his bookplate designed by Rex Whistler in each volume