CORNWELL, Bernard. Sharpe's Siege. London: Collins, 1987
8vo., original green boards, lettered in gilt to spine; original unclipped pictorial dust jacket; pp. 319, [i]; a near fine copy, very lightly pushed to head and foot of spine; in near fine jacket, with some very light scratches and creases and spine ever-so-slightly sunned.
First edition, signed by both Bernard Cornwell and Sean Bean to the title-page. Bean played the role of Sharpe in UK television series based on the original novels.
The eighteenth historical novel in the Richard Sharpe series is set on the Atlantic coast of France in the Napoleonic wars during the British Invasion of France in 1814. Expect ambushes, rebellions, and the usual military and naval drama.