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

Paris: Bureaux de la société générale de librairie, 1855


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

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