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La dernière avanture d'un homme de quarantecinq-ans; nouvelle utile à plus d'un lecteur

1783
After Louis Binet (French, 1744–about 1800), Engraved by E. A. Giraud l'ainé (French, 18th century), Engraved by Jean Louis Charles Pauquet (French, 1759–about 1824), Author Nicolas Edmé Restif de la Bretonne (French, 1734–1806)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 878

Dimensions

Overall (each volume): 16.6 x 10.3 x 1.7 cm (6 9/16 x 4 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1666a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva, and Paris: Regnault, 1783) Octavo, two volumes; [v. 1] 132 leaves, plus two plates; [v. 2] 133 leaves, plus two plates; modern half gilt-stamped blue morocco, red marbled paper boards

Illustrations to stories about a man of forty-five.


Geneva, and Paris: Regnault, 1783

Provenance

Acquired in 1928 by William A. Sargent, Boston, by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent