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La Fontaine's tales, imitated in English verse

Author
La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
Preferred Title
Contes et nouvelles en vers.
Title
La Fontaine's tales, imitated in English verse.
Format
Book
Published
London : Printed for C. Chapple, 1814 (London : J.G. Barnard)
Description
2 v. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Other contributors
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
La Sale, Antoine de, 1385?-1461?
Notes
Verse tales drawn from Boccaccio's Decameron, La Sale's Les cent nouvelles nouvelles and other sources.
167 plates (etchings and engravings) were inserted in rebinding in 3 volumes.
For censorship history of this work see: Haight, A., Banned books 2nd ed.
Short stories.
Satire.
Censored book.
Bound in green morocco.
References
Mansell, NL0027915.
BM, v. 128, col. 641.
Kinsey subjects
Anticlericalism.
Social conditions--France--17th century.
Subject headings
France.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
841.5 L16 c7E 1814
Location
Stacks
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