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Les Métamorphoses...en latin et en françois de la traduction de M. l'Abbé Banier

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Paris: Prault, for Delormel, 1767-1771


Acquired in 1924 by 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

Cohen-de Ricci 769-772; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 62


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 25.8 x 20.3 x 3.5 cm (10 3/16 x 8 x 1 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 178 etching and engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books