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Book/Printed Material Fables choisies, mises en vers

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Title

  • Fables choisies, mises en vers

Names

  • La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695
  • Monthenault d'Egly, Charles-Philippe de, 1696-1749, editor
  • Oudry, Jean-Baptiste, 1686-1755, illustrator
  • Largillière, Nicolas de, 1656-1746, illustrator
  • Jombert, Charles-Antoine, 1712-1784, printer
  • Bishop, Cortlandt F. (Cortlandt Field), 1870-1935, former owner
  • Desaint & Saillant, bookseller
  • Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • Paris, Desaint & Saillant, Imprimerie de C.-A. Jombert, 1755-59.

Headings

  • -  Fables, French
  • -  Fables, Greek--Adaptations
  • -  France--Paris

Notes

  • -  Plates engraved after drawings by J. B. Oudry.
  • -  Edited by C. P. de Monthenault d'Égly.
  • -  Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1642
  • -  LC copy: Engraved portrait of Oudry after N. de Largillière laid in.
  • -  LAC ael 2019-11-05 update (2 cards)
  • -  LAC ddw 2022-03-18 update (1 card)

Medium

  • 4 v. plates. 45 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • PQ1808 .A1 1755
  • PQ1808 .A1 1755 Copy 2 42 com. Portrait of Oudry after N. de Largillière inserted in volume 1.
  • PQ1808 .A1 1755 Copy 3 50 cm. Rosenwald Coll. Port of Oudry after N. de Largillière inserted in volume 1. Contemporary gilt red morroco, with coat of arms of the Foley family. Bookplates: Foley, Cortlandt F. Bishop.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 11000280

Online Format

  • online text
  • pdf
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

La Fontaine, Jean De, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, Nicolas De Largillière, Charles-Antoine Jombert, Cortlandt F Bishop, Bookseller Desaint & Saillant, Pre-1801 Imprint Collection, and Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection. Fables Choisies, Mises En Vers. editeds by Monthenault D'Egly, Charles-Philippe De, Itor Paris, Desaint & Saillant, Imprimerie de C.-A. Jombert, -59, 1755. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/11000280/.

APA citation style:

La Fontaine, J. D., Oudry, J., Largillière, N. D., Jombert, C., Bishop, C. F., Desaint & Saillant, B. [...] Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection, Monthenault D'Egly, C. D., ed. (1755) Fables Choisies, Mises En Vers. Paris, Desaint & Saillant, Imprimerie de C.-A. Jombert, -59. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11000280/.

MLA citation style:

La Fontaine, Jean De, et al. Fables Choisies, Mises En Vers. ed by Monthenault D'Egly, Charles-Philippe De, Itor Paris, Desaint & Saillant, Imprimerie de C.-A. Jombert, -59, 1755. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/11000280/>.