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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 English tongue by Robert B. Douglas.
Format
Book
Published
Paris : Charles Carrington, [1899]
Description
xxx, 532 p. ; 21 cm.
Other contributors
Louis XI, King of France, 1423-1483.
Douglas, Robert B., 1848-
Notes
Introd. dated, "Paris, 21st October 1899"
Authorship attributed to Antoine de La Sale and spuriously to Louis XI, King of France.
Ms. note on flyleaf, "Printed by Thieme"
T.p. in red and black within a red frame.
Issued without ills.; preface note: "The publisher begs to announce that a Set of Fifty-two original and full page illustrations in colours has been prepared for this work, and will be issued in October, 1899, to subscribers only..."
Notes include source of each story: p. [525]-532.
Short stories.
Satire.
Item in preservation box.
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 1899
Location
Stacks
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