Aventures prodigieuses de Tartarin de Tarascon
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
Overall: 23.5 x 16.2 x 3 cm (9 1/4 x 6 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 146 wood engravings
Not On View
(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.
Paris: E. Dentu, 1887
T. H. Castor & Co., Boston (label); William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent