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Mélanges de poésie et de littérature

Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian (French, 1755–1794), Printer Guilleminet (firm) (French, active 1792–1804), Publisher Librairie Économique (French, active early 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 401


Overall: 135 x 8.6 x 2 cm (53 1/8 x 3 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with seven etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Guilleminet, for Librairie Économique, an IX [1801]) 18mo; 124 leaves, plus 7 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Guilleminet, for Librairie Économique, an IX [1801]


Acquired in 1916 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