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Aventures prodigieuses de Tartarin de Tarascon

1887
Illustrated by Pierre Georges Jeanniot (French (born in Switzerland), 1848–1934), Engraved by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Author Alphonse Daudet (French, 1840–1897), Publisher Edouard Dentu (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 16.2 x 3 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1832

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 146 wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Dentu, 1887) Octavo; [2 ff.] 282 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s half gilt- and black-stamped red morocco, pictorial red cloth boards.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: E. Dentu, 1887

Provenance

T. H. Castor & Co., Boston (label); William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent