Le Temple de Gnide. Poëme, imité de Montesquieu... Nouvelle édition...augmentée de L'Amour vengé.
Illustrated by Claude-Louis Desrais (French, 1746–1816), Engraved by Martin de Monchy (French, born in 1746), Engraved by Gérard René Levillain (French, 1740–1836), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Author Nicolas-Germain Léonard (French, 1744–1793), Publisher Dufour (Firm) (18th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 622-23
Overall: 21.9 x 14.7 x 1.5 cm (8 5/8 x 5 13/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 11 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Dufour, 1773) Quarto; 30 leaves, plus 11 plates; nineteenth[?]-century gilt-stamped half brown calf, marbled paper boards.
Pastoral literary illustrations.
Paris: Dufour, 1773
Joseph Knight F.S.A. (bookplate); acquired in 1907 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent