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The Resource Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht : en plusieurs lettres, écrites par le domestique d'un des plenipotentiaires d'un de ses amis

Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht : en plusieurs lettres, écrites par le domestique d'un des plenipotentiaires d'un de ses amis

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Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht : en plusieurs lettres
Title
Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht
Title remainder
en plusieurs lettres
Statement of responsibility
écrites par le domestique d'un des plenipotentiaires d'un de ses amis
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Genre
Language
fre
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Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • pages 79-80
  • I:976
  • III:211
  • II:641
  • 2:81
  • IV:29
Citation source
  • Quérard, J.-M. Livres à clef
  • Quérard, J.-M. Supercheries littéraires dé́voilées
  • Quérard, J.-M. France littéraire
  • Barbier, A.A. Ouvrage anonymes (1874 ed.)
  • Weller, E. Falschen und fingierten Druckorte
  • Gay, J. Bibliographie des ouvrages relatifs a l'amour, aux femmes, au mariage (3rd ed., 1872)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht : en plusieurs lettres, écrites par le domestique d'un des plenipotentiaires d'un de ses amis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Fictitious imprint; printed at Utrecht. Cf. Weller. Falsche Druckorte, II, p. 80
  • Author's name from Barbier
  • Has been ascribed to Deslandes, C. Freschot, or La Hode, generally thought to be the ex-Jesuit Yves Joseph de la Motte, but whom Backer-Sommervogel identifies as François de la Motte; see also Barbier, and Quérard, J.-M. Supercheries littéraires dé́voilées
  • Publication date suggested by Barbier and Gay; Quérard supplies date of 1715
  • Signatures: *4 A-M12 N2 2A6
  • Leaf F3 signed F2; leaf F4 signed P4
  • Engraved frontispiece depicts a gathering of men and women watching workers raise a monument to peace, while cupids shoot arrows of love through the sky
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • "Veritable clef par laquelle on peut avoir l'intelligence parfaite de l'Histore amoureuse et badine du congrès & de la ville d'Utrecht" on 11 pages of third sequence, has separate title page, with imprint "A Cologne, Chez Pierre Marteau, MDCCXIV."
  • Special Collections copy 2 includes an additional 28 pages at end, containing "Le moine defrocqué, lettre premiere: pour servir de clef & de supplement á l'Histoire amoureuse & badine du congrés & de la ville d'Utrecht," with separate title page; followed by [2] pages, the first of which contains errata.
  • Clark Library copy bound with: Les disgraces des amans [sic], nouvelle historique. Suivant la copie imprimée a Paris, MDCCVIII.
Dimensions
14 cm (12 mo)
Extent
[8], 292, 11, [1] pages, [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Clark Library copy: bound in contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine. Speckled top- and fore-edge.
  • Clark Library copy: early bookplate of "V. Tets van Goudriaan" on paste-down endpaper.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: imperfect, the 11 pages at end containing "Veritable clef...." wanting. Bound in cobalt blue morocco binding; gilt fillets and corner-pieces; five of six spine panels richly decorated in gilt; gold-stamped spine title "Hist. amoureuse du Congres d'Utrecht;" inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: bound with: "Veritable clef..." as well as "Le moine defrocqué" with errata. Faded and scuffed thin marbled paper covers. Illustrated bookplate on front pastedown of Utrecht book collector H.J. de Soeten. Purchase, Susanne Schulz-Falster, 2014.
Other physical details
1 illustration (engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12087218
  • ucoclc12087218
Label
Histoire amoureuse & badine du congres & de la ville d'Utrecht : en plusieurs lettres, écrites par le domestique d'un des plenipotentiaires d'un de ses amis
Publication
Note
  • Fictitious imprint; printed at Utrecht. Cf. Weller. Falsche Druckorte, II, p. 80
  • Author's name from Barbier
  • Has been ascribed to Deslandes, C. Freschot, or La Hode, generally thought to be the ex-Jesuit Yves Joseph de la Motte, but whom Backer-Sommervogel identifies as François de la Motte; see also Barbier, and Quérard, J.-M. Supercheries littéraires dé́voilées
  • Publication date suggested by Barbier and Gay; Quérard supplies date of 1715
  • Signatures: *4 A-M12 N2 2A6
  • Leaf F3 signed F2; leaf F4 signed P4
  • Engraved frontispiece depicts a gathering of men and women watching workers raise a monument to peace, while cupids shoot arrows of love through the sky
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • "Veritable clef par laquelle on peut avoir l'intelligence parfaite de l'Histore amoureuse et badine du congrès & de la ville d'Utrecht" on 11 pages of third sequence, has separate title page, with imprint "A Cologne, Chez Pierre Marteau, MDCCXIV."
  • Special Collections copy 2 includes an additional 28 pages at end, containing "Le moine defrocqué, lettre premiere: pour servir de clef & de supplement á l'Histoire amoureuse & badine du congrés & de la ville d'Utrecht," with separate title page; followed by [2] pages, the first of which contains errata.
  • Clark Library copy bound with: Les disgraces des amans [sic], nouvelle historique. Suivant la copie imprimée a Paris, MDCCVIII.
Dimensions
14 cm (12 mo)
Extent
[8], 292, 11, [1] pages, [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Clark Library copy: bound in contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine. Speckled top- and fore-edge.
  • Clark Library copy: early bookplate of "V. Tets van Goudriaan" on paste-down endpaper.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 1: imperfect, the 11 pages at end containing "Veritable clef...." wanting. Bound in cobalt blue morocco binding; gilt fillets and corner-pieces; five of six spine panels richly decorated in gilt; gold-stamped spine title "Hist. amoureuse du Congres d'Utrecht;" inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt.
  • Spec. Coll. copy 2: bound with: "Veritable clef..." as well as "Le moine defrocqué" with errata. Faded and scuffed thin marbled paper covers. Illustrated bookplate on front pastedown of Utrecht book collector H.J. de Soeten. Purchase, Susanne Schulz-Falster, 2014.
Other physical details
1 illustration (engraving)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12087218
  • ucoclc12087218

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