Histoire de Tom Jones, ou l'enfant trouvé...3e édition revuë et corrigée
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by François-Antoine Aveline (French, 1727–1780), Engraved by Pierre Quentin Chedel (French, 1705–1762), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Delafosse (French, 1721–1806), Engraved by Etienne Fessard (French, 1714–1777), Engraved by Jean Jacques Pasquier (French, died in 1785), Author Henry Fielding (English, 1707–1754), Publisher Rollin fils (French, 18th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 395
Overall (each vol., depth varies): 16.3 x 10.2 x 3 cm (6 7/16 x 4 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 4 engraved titles and 16 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Londres [i.e. Paris], se trouve a Paris: Rollin fils, 1751) Duodecimo, four vols.; [v. 1] 176 leaves, plus title and 4 plates; [v. 2] 168 ll., plus title and 4 pls.; [v. 3] 142 ll., plus title and 4 pls.; [v. 4] 172 ll., plus title and 4 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.
Illustrations to Fielding’s novel.
Londres [i.e. Paris], se trouve a Paris: Rollin fils, 1751
Acquired in 1906 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent