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Les aventures de Télémaque...nouvelle édition

1810
Illustrated by Charles Monnet (French, 1732–after 1808), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Tilliard (French, 1740–1823), Author François de Salignac de la Mothe- Fénelon (French, 1651–1715), Printer and Publisher Jean-Michel Eberhart (French, active 1795–1825)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 22 x 6 cm (10 3/4 x 8 11/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1701

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 74 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: J. M. Eberhart, 1810) Quarto, two vols. in one; (v. 1) xxxv, 255 pp., plus twelve part-titles, thirty-six plates, and folding map; (v. 2) [2 ff.], 240 pp., plus twelve part-titles, thirty-six pls.; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations, author portrait, folding map of Mediterranean.


Paris: J. M. Eberhart, 1810

Provenance

Acquired in 1924 by 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