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London [i.e., Brussels: J. L. de Boubers] 1774-1783


Acquired in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

Julie, ou la nouvelle Héloïse. Lettres de deux amans, habitans d'une petite ville au pied des Alpes.


Place of Publication

Brussels, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 907-909; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 51


Overall (each vol. [depths vary]): 26 x 21.5 x 5 cm (10 1/4 x 8 7/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 62 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books