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Voyages de Gulliver by [Jonathan] Swift . New French translation with [translated] introduction by Walter Scott.(Paris: Garnier Frères, 1856)
Voyages de Gulliver by [Jonathan] Swift . New French translation with [translated] introduction by Walter Scott.(Paris: Garnier Frères, 1856)
Date:
1838
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Book With 320 Pages With One Or More Wood Engravings To Each Page (400 Images Total)
Dimensions:
23.3 x 14.6 x 4.2 cm (object)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Bruno Adriani (stamped on front flyleaf), Bruno and Sadie Adriani
Collection (stamped on front flyleaf), AFGA (stamped);
Remarks: From the title page: New translation accompanied by an introduction (also translated) by Walter Scott. (Note that in 1814 Scott edited a publication of nineteen volumes of Jonathan Swift’s writings.)

Accession Number:
1971.71.1-333
Acquisition Date:
1971-01-12
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Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection

illustrated imaginary travels: satirical scenes and portraits, fantastic characters (giants, talking horses)