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Mémoires de J. Casanova de Seingault...suivis de fragments des mémoires du prince de Ligne...nouvelle édition

1910
Illustrated by Diogène-Ulysse-Napoléon Maillart (French, 1840–1926), Engraved by Désiré Mathieu Quesnel (French, active 1869–1910), Engraved by Emile-Louis de Ruaz (French, 1868–1931), Author Giacomo Casanova (Italian, 1725–1798), Author Prince Charles Joseph de Ligne (Belgian, 1735–1814), Publisher Garnier frères (French, 19th–20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (each vol., depth variable): 18.6 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1821

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Garnier Frères, 1910) Duodecimo, eight vols.; (v. 1) [2 ff.] xxxi, 478 pp. [1 f.]; (v. 2) [2 ff.] 509 pp.; (v. 3) [2 ff.] 503 pp.; (v. 4) [2 ff.] 512 pp.; (v. 5) [2 ff.] 546 pp. [1 f.]; (v. 6) [2 ff.] 533 pp. [1 f.]; (v. 7) [2 ff.] 538 pp. [1 f.]; (v. 8) [2 ff.] 534 pp. [1 f.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, red marbled boards (Lauriat, Boston).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Garnier Frères, 1910

Provenance

Acquired in 1913 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