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Paul et Virginie

1789
Author Bernardin de Saint-Pierre (French, 1737–1814), Printer Pierre François Didot (French, 1731–1793)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 931-932

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 8.3 x 2.2 cm (5 x 3 1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1787

Medium or Technique

Printed book, unillustrated

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Books

(Paris: Imprimerie de Monsieur [i.e., P. F. Didot], 1789) 18mo; 139 [of 140] leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.


Paris: Imprimerie de Monsieur [i.e., P. F. Didot], 1789

Provenance

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