Show simple item record

dc.contributor.authorLa Fontaine, Jean deen_US
dc.contributor.authorLemaistre, Felixen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorÉdition illustrée de gravures sur bois d'après les dessins de Staalen_US
dc.date.accessioned2016-01-25T19:28:11Z
dc.date.available2016-01-25T19:28:11Z
dc.date.issued1910en_US
dc.identifier.other4934 (Access ID)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/80532
dc.description.abstractThis book is a virtual replica of another that I have listed under the same date and publisher. This copy has the original red leather with raised bands and gilt spine lettering and decoration. On the front cover is the crest of the Lycée de Chateauroux. The printer's acknowledgement at the bottom of the final page has changed from Paris.--A. Quantin et Cie, Imprimeur, 7, rue Saint-Benoit. [1053] to Paris.--Maison Quantin, 7, rue Saint-Benoit. My comments there follow. Full text of the fables. There are several illustrations per book. Most are smaller replications of Grandville; I believe that one can generally start to catch the difference from Grandville by watching how much is included around the edges. Grandville's larger scenes included more detail. Six of the illustrations are simply different from Grandville's: LM (II 12), The Ass and the Dog (IV 5), The Doctors (V 12), MM (VII 10), The Cobbler and the Financier (VIII 2), and The Old Man and the Three Young Men (XI 8). On some I cannot find Staal's signature. All but two of these (IV 5 and V 12) are signed, sometimes along with Staal, by an Emouard. There is an AI at the back.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityM. Félix LeMaistreen_US
dc.languagefreen_US
dc.publisherGarnier Freresen_US
dc.publisherGarnier Frères, Librairesen_US
dc.subject.lccPQ1808.A1 1910den_US
dc.titleFables de La Fontaineen_US
dc.typeBook, Whole
dc.publisher.locationParisen_US
dc.description.noteLanguage note: Frenchen_US
dc.url.link1http://creighton-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?fn=search&ct=search&initialSearch=true&mode=Basic&tab=default_tab&indx=1&dum=true&srt=rank&vid=01CRU&frbg=&tb=t&vl%28freeText0%29=991005331119702656&scp.scps=scope%3A%2801CRU%29%2Cscope%3A%2801CRU_ALMA
dc.acquired.locationJohn Baxteren_US
dc.cost.usCost: $25.00en_US
dc.date.acquired2004-04en_US
dc.date.printed1910?en_US
dc.description.bindingThis is a hardbound book (hard cover)en_US
dc.subject.local4Title Page Scanneden_US
dc.time.yr1910?


Files in this item

Thumbnail

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record