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Histoire de Manon Lescaut et du chevalier des Grieux

1881
Illustrated by Louis Le Nain (Belgian, born in 1851), Author Abbé Prévost (French, 1697–1763), Publisher Georges Charpentier (French, 1846–1905)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 11.8 x 8.6 x 2.3 cm (4 5/8 x 3 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.45.61

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: G. Charpentier, 1881) Small octavo; [2 ff.] vii, 367 pp., plus 2 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards.

Literary illustration; author portrait.


Paris: G. Charpentier, 1881

Provenance

Samuel Cabot, Boston, by whom given to MFA, September 13, 1945.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Samuel Cabot