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Les confidences d'une aïeule

Illustrated by Louis Morin (French, 1855–1938), Author Abel Hermant (French, 1862–1950), Publisher Paul Ollendorff (French, 19th century), Printer Chamerot et Renouard (French, active late 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 18.3 x 14.4 x 2.7 cm (7 3/16 x 5 11/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints, some colored

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff [Société d’Editions Littéraires et Artistiques], 1900) Octavo; [2 ff.] 339 pp. [2 ff.], plus plates; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Humorous historical illustrations.

Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff [Société d’Editions Littéraires et Artistiques], 1900


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