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Droll Stories Collected from the Abbeys of Touraine (Les contes drolatiques) by Honoré de Balzac. 1st English translation (London: John Camden Hotten, [1874]).
Droll Stories Collected from the Abbeys of Touraine (Les contes drolatiques) by Honoré de Balzac. 1st English translation (London: John Camden Hotten, [1874]).
Date:
1874
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With 424 Wood Engravings
Dimensions:
205 x 143 x 45 mm (8 1/16 x 5 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38710.1-425
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

first English translation of Balzac's stories with Doré illustrations