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Traité du sublime. A Monsieur Despréaux.

Paris: Pierre Prault, 1732

Provenance

Louis XV (1710-1774, King of France); various early ownership inscriptions; armorial bookplate with motto "Propositi tenax"; William Southworth; [... Saul?] (inscrip. verso front flyleaf: "The Gift of my Friend Wm. Southworth Esqr. of Bolton [...Saul?] June [...] 1817"; Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922, his inscrip. "H G C 12/12/90"; his widow, by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 2 and July 21, 1927 [received 1940].

Credit Line

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

1732

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Accession Number

27.1423

Medium or Technique

Printed book, unillustrated

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books