Paris: Delance, for Ve. Gail et fils, l'an VI 
Unidentified collector(s) with initials GH (gold stamp; bookplate); acquired in Paris in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
Bequest of William A. Sargent
- Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo, French, 1748–about 1808
- Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher, French, 1741–1804
- Author Claude-Jeanne Defrance, French, active late 18th century
- Formerly attributed to Anacreon, 6th century B.C.E.
- Translator Jean-Baptiste Gail, French, 1755–1829
- Publisher Veuve Gail et fils
- Printer Delance [firm], French, late 18th–early 19th century