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The Resource Les contes des fées, par Madame D***, Auteur des Mémoires & voyage d'Espagne ..

Les contes des fées, par Madame D***, Auteur des Mémoires & voyage d'Espagne ..

Label
Les contes des fées
Title
Les contes des fées
Statement of responsibility
par Madame D***, Auteur des Mémoires & voyage d'Espagne ..
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
fre
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • no. 146
  • no. 38
Citation source
  • Picturing childhood: illustrated children's books from University of California collections, 1550-1990
  • Schiller, J. Realms of childhood
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Les contes des fées, par Madame D***, Auteur des Mémoires & voyage d'Espagne ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Nine fairy tales in each of the two volumes; first volume numbered "Tome premier;" second volume has title "Nouveaux contes des fées par Madame D***."
  • Pagination: [volume 1]: 423 [that is, 421], [9] pages; [volume 2]: [2], 440 pages, [2] leaves of plates
  • Error in pagination in volume 1: pages 23-24 omitted
  • Engravings: engraved frontispieces in each volume: scene in volume 1, signed "F," portrays a woman in 18th-century dress telling stories to a group of children gathered around her in front; frontispiece of volume 2, signed "J.V. Vianen, depicts the goddess Minerva, wearing a helmet and accompanied by her owl, reading from a large book to an inattentive audience, while in the background, a soldier on horseback pursues three men; 18 engraved vignettes, one at the head of each fairy tale
  • Title page of volume 1 printed in red and black
  • Publisher's advertisement on nine pages at end: "Catalogue de livres imprimez à Amsterdam chez Estienne Roger."
Contents
Gracieuse et Percinet -- La belle aux cheveux d'or -- L'oiseau bleu -- Le prince Lutin -- La princesse Printaniére -- La princesse Rosette -- Le rameau d'or -- L'oranger et l'abeille -- La bonne petite souris -- Les contes des fées -- Don Gabriel Ponce de Leon -- Le mouton -- Finette Cendron -- Fortunée -- Babiolle -- Don Fernand de Tolede -- Le nain jaune -- Serpentin vert
Dimensions
14 cm (12mo)
Extent
4 volumes in 2
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: both volumes bound in plain contemporary leather, the first light brown, the second dark brown; both spines rebacked. Unidentified ownership inscription at end of volume 1 is dated 17 juillet 1774. Purchase, Justin Schiller, 1985.
Other physical details
illustrations (copper-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46711838
  • ucoclc46711838
Label
Les contes des fées, par Madame D***, Auteur des Mémoires & voyage d'Espagne ..
Publication
Note
  • Nine fairy tales in each of the two volumes; first volume numbered "Tome premier;" second volume has title "Nouveaux contes des fées par Madame D***."
  • Pagination: [volume 1]: 423 [that is, 421], [9] pages; [volume 2]: [2], 440 pages, [2] leaves of plates
  • Error in pagination in volume 1: pages 23-24 omitted
  • Engravings: engraved frontispieces in each volume: scene in volume 1, signed "F," portrays a woman in 18th-century dress telling stories to a group of children gathered around her in front; frontispiece of volume 2, signed "J.V. Vianen, depicts the goddess Minerva, wearing a helmet and accompanied by her owl, reading from a large book to an inattentive audience, while in the background, a soldier on horseback pursues three men; 18 engraved vignettes, one at the head of each fairy tale
  • Title page of volume 1 printed in red and black
  • Publisher's advertisement on nine pages at end: "Catalogue de livres imprimez à Amsterdam chez Estienne Roger."
Contents
Gracieuse et Percinet -- La belle aux cheveux d'or -- L'oiseau bleu -- Le prince Lutin -- La princesse Printaniére -- La princesse Rosette -- Le rameau d'or -- L'oranger et l'abeille -- La bonne petite souris -- Les contes des fées -- Don Gabriel Ponce de Leon -- Le mouton -- Finette Cendron -- Fortunée -- Babiolle -- Don Fernand de Tolede -- Le nain jaune -- Serpentin vert
Dimensions
14 cm (12mo)
Extent
4 volumes in 2
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: both volumes bound in plain contemporary leather, the first light brown, the second dark brown; both spines rebacked. Unidentified ownership inscription at end of volume 1 is dated 17 juillet 1774. Purchase, Justin Schiller, 1985.
Other physical details
illustrations (copper-engravings)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)46711838
  • ucoclc46711838

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