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Les Aventures de Télémaque, fils d'Ulysse...nouvelle édition

Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Engraved by Antoine-Claude-François Villerey (French, 1754–1828), Portrait(s) designed by Joseph Vivien (French, 1657–1734), Author François de Salignac de la Mothe- Fénelon (French, 1651–1715), Printer and Publisher Pierre Didot (French, 1761–1853)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 388


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 13.4 x 8.6 x 2.4 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 25 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: P. Didot l’aîné, 1796) 18mo, four vols.; [v. 1] 122 leaves, plus 7 plates; [v. 2] 148 ll., plus 6 pls.; [v. 3] 126 ll., plus 6 pls.; [v. 4] 132 ll., plus 6 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped brown morocco.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

Paris: P. Didot l’aîné, 1796


Unidentified armorial bookplate with motto "Deo et regi"; 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