BUGEAUD, Thomas Robert, Marshal of France. 17084

£35

Description

Autograph Letter Signed ‘Bugeaud’, confirming arrangements with Genty de Bussey for a walk later. In French. 1 page 8 x 5 inches, in good condition, with the address leaf. Undated. Thomas Robert Bugeaud, Marquis de la Piconnerie, Duc d’Isly (1784-1849), was a Marshal of France and Governor-General of Algeria. He won the battle of Isly in Morocco (1844). Bugeaud’s writings were numerous, including his Œuvres militaires, collected by Weil (Paris, 1883), many official reports on Algeria and the war there, and some works on economics and political science.