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Grandville, J. J. (1803-1847) (Illustrator)
Karr, Alphonse (1808-1890) (Author of introduction, etc.)
Delord, Taxile (1815-1877) (Author)
Geoffroy, Charles (1819-1882) (Engraver)
Raban (1795-1870)

fleurs animées

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1847?
Place Term: Paris
Publisher: Gabriel de Gonet
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents S 1115
Content : 'Botanique des dames' and 'Horticulture des dames': iv, 132 p. at end of vol. 2, signed: Cte. Felix (i.e. L.F. Raban).

Content : 'Une malice de la fée aux fleurs'(facetious history and fable of tobacco): p. [61]-66 and plate facing p. 66 (1st group). 'Sensitive' plate facing p. 271) shows beetle smoking. 'Erratum' (plate facing p. 362) shows tobacco personified. "Tabac ... De grace donc, meadames, mesdames, point de tabac, máeme en fleur': p. 127 (3rd group).

Content : Added wood-engraved title pages, illustrated in colors.

Content : In the original green cloth, with gilt design after motives in the book, signed: J.J. Grandville, Peau.

Content : Plates engraved on steel by C. M. Geoffroy after Grandville.

Content : Vicaire: Manuel de l'amateur de livres du XIX siècle, III, 133-134//Carteret: Tréssor du bibliophile, III, 286

Statement of Responsibility: Par J.-J. Grandville ; introductions par Alph. Karr ; texte par Taxile Delord.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b10782956
UUID: 592c45d0-c6f4-012f-80a6-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1847: Issued
  • 1847: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Camellia." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1847. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d84a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "Camellia." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d84a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. (1847). Camellia. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-d84a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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