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Les contes drolatiques colligez ez abbayes de Touraine...cinquiesme édition


Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922; inscribed graphite on preliminary leaf "HGCurtis / Nov 93 10"); Mrs. Horatio G. Curtis, by whom bequeathed to the MFA July 21, 1927 (received October 10, 1940).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Carteret III, 48-52; Brivois, pp. 32-33; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 244

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with more than 425 wood engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books