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The Resource Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique : ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques

Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique : ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques

Label
Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique : ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques
Title
Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique
Title remainder
ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques
Title variation
Célibat philosophique
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
fre
Summary
Novel, told in the first person, recounting the adventures of Rasoni-bale, a sovereign prince and grandson to an emperor, and his pursuit of various princesses. The allegory is a vehicle for the author's fervent deism and for a sustained attack on the establishment
Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
3:1026
Citation source
Barbier, A.A. Dictionnaire des ouvrages anonymes et pseudonymes
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique : ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Fictitious imprint; printed in Holland; see Weller. Die falschen und fingirten Druckorte, II, p. 97
  • Has been attributed to Nicolas Lenglet Dufresnoy and to a certain Quesnel. See G. Peignot. Dictionnaire critique, littéraire, et bibliographique des principaux livres condamnés au feu, suprimés ou censurés, volume 2, pages 53-54
  • Signatures: A-O8
  • Last [2] pages are blank (leaf O8)
  • Woodcuts: title vignette; head- and tail-pieces
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • Extensive footnotes
  • Includes index of names
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 200, [8] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in contemporary calf; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Les princess. malabar.;" red marbled pastedowns; gray mottled edges.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12044178
  • ucoclc12044178
Label
Les princesses malabares, ou Le célibat philosophique : ouvrage interessant & curieux, avec des notes historiques & critiques
Publication
Note
  • Fictitious imprint; printed in Holland; see Weller. Die falschen und fingirten Druckorte, II, p. 97
  • Has been attributed to Nicolas Lenglet Dufresnoy and to a certain Quesnel. See G. Peignot. Dictionnaire critique, littéraire, et bibliographique des principaux livres condamnés au feu, suprimés ou censurés, volume 2, pages 53-54
  • Signatures: A-O8
  • Last [2] pages are blank (leaf O8)
  • Woodcuts: title vignette; head- and tail-pieces
  • Title page printed in red and black
  • Extensive footnotes
  • Includes index of names
Dimensions
16 cm (8vo)
Extent
[16], 200, [8] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: bound in contemporary calf; gilt spine panels; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Les princess. malabar.;" red marbled pastedowns; gray mottled edges.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12044178
  • ucoclc12044178

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