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Le Vicaire de Wakefield

Nouveau Magasin des Enfants

Illustrated by Charles Émile Jacque (French, 1813–1894), Illustrated by Charles Marville (born Charles François Bossu) (French, 1813–about 1879), Illustrated by Ange-Louis Janet (called Janet-Lange) (French, 1815–1872), Engraved by Andrew Best Leloir (French, mid-19th century), Author Oliver Goldsmith (English, 1730?–1774), Translator Charles Nodier (French, 1780–1844), Publisher E. Blanchard (French, 19th century), Printer Jules Claye (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall (each vol.): 20.2 x 14.3 x 1.5 cm (7 15/16 x 5 5/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Blanchard, Ancienne Librairie Hetzel,1853) Quarto, two vols.; (v. 1) [3 ff.] 126 pp.; (v. 2) [2 ff.] 125 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Literary illustrations, author portrait.

Paris: E. Blanchard, Ancienne Librairie Hetzel, 1853


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