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One hundred merrie and delightsome stories, right pleasaunte to relate in all goodly companie of joyance and jollity: Les cent nouvelles nouvelles

Author
La Sale, Antoine de, 1385?-1461?
Preferred Title
Cent nouvelles nouvelles.
Title
One hundred merrie and delightsome stories, right pleasaunte to relate in all goodly companie of joyance and jollity: Les cent nouvelles nouvelles / now first done into the English tongue by Robert B. Douglas.
Format
Book
Published
Paris : Charles Carrington, [1899]
Description
xxx, 532 p., [52] leaves of plates : 52 col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Other contributors
Louis XI, King of France, 1423-1483.
Douglas, Robert B., 1848-
Lebègue, Léon.
Notes
Spine title: Merrie and delightsome stories / Louis XI of France.
Authorship attributed to Antoine de La Sale and spuriously to Louis XI, King of France.
Half title: One hundred stories.
Bound with 52 colored plates by Léon Lebègue.
Introd. dated 1899.
T.p. in red and black within red frame.
"Notes" include source of each story: p. [525]-532.
Short stories.
Satire.
References
Mansell, NC0251274.
Kinsey subjects
Social conditions--France--15th century.
Anticlericalism.
Extramarital sex behavior.
Subject headings
France.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
843.3 L33 c3E 1899b
Location
Stacks
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