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Histoire aussi intéressante qu'invraisemblable de l'intrépide Capitaine Castagnette neveu de l'homme à la tête de bois, par Manuel

Histoire du Capitaine Castagnette [cover]

1862
Illustrated by Gustave Doré (French, 1832–1883), Engraved by Charles Maurand (French, 19th century), Engraved by Hélène Boetzel (French, 19th century), Engraved by O. Brux (French, 19th century), Author Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine (French, 1826–1893), Publisher Louis-Christophe-François Hachette (French, 1800–1864)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 19th cen., vol. 7, p. 32, no. 96

Dimensions

Overall: 31.2 x 22.7 x 1.6 cm (12 5/16 x 8 15/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1896

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 42 wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Hachette et Cie., 1862) Quarto; [2 ff.] 78 pp. [1 f.]; original gilt-stamped publisher’s illustrated blue cloth boards.

Humourous illustrations of a military figure.


Paris: L. Hachette et Cie., 1862

Provenance

De Vries Ibarra & Co., Importers, Boston [label]; George Nixon Black, by whom bequeathed to MFA, March 1, 1929.

Credit Line

Bequest of George Nixon Black