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Tales and novels of J. de La Fontaine

Author
La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695.
Preferred Title
Contes et nouvelles en vers.
Title
Tales and novels of J. de La Fontaine / with 12 original etchings by Clara Tice.
Format
Book
Published
Nijmegen, Holland : Privately printed at the printing house of G.J. Thieme, 1929.
Description
2 v. : 12 ill. ; 26 cm.
Other contributors
Tice, Clara.
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.
No. 104 of 990 copies, signed by the artist.
T.p. in red and black.
Many pages uncut.
For censorship history of this work see: Haight, A., Banned books, 2nd ed.
Short stories.
Poetry.
Satire.
Censored book.
Item in preservation box.
References
Mansell, NL0027902.
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 1929
Location
Stacks
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