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Contes moraux

Paris: P. Al. Le Prieur, for J. Merlin, 1765


E. Gambart, Nice (bookplate); acquired in 1907 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 686-687; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 18

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 27 etching and engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books