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Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane

Paris: Chaignieau aîné, l'an IX [1801]


Gabriël Warée, libraire, Paris [label]; Sir Henry John Lambert [armorial bookplate]; unidentified bookplate with initials and motto "Libertas suprema lex"; acquired in 1927 from Birrell & Garnett, London, 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 633

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 29 etching and engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books