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Rare Book Collections

An introduction to the major rare book collections held in FSU Special Collections & Archives

French Revolution & Napoleon Collection

FSU Special Collections & Archives houses one of the largest research collections in the world on Napoleonic studies and the French Revolution. Letters, journals, memoirs, newspapers, pamphlets and over 10,000 published books provide insight into the social, political, and military history of the times. Materials acquired prior to 1973 are described in "The French Revolution and Napoleon Collection at Florida State University: A Bibliographic Guide" by Dr. Donald D. Horward.

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