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Voltaire’s October 14, 1764 letter in English to Mr. Vaillant, pasted into a fair-copy manuscript of La Pucelle, ca. 1762

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Voltaire’s October 14, 1764 letter in English to Mr. Vaillant, pasted into a fair-copy manuscript of La Pucelle, ca. 1762
Collection

Pucelle d'Orléans : poëme, divisé en vingt chants, avec des notes : manuscript [not before 1762]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1762 (Questionable)
Date Created: 1764
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KGV (Voltaire. Pucelle. 1762b) 08-39
Notes
Content: Mounted on front pastedown: Voltaire. Letter : Chateau de Ferney, to Mr. [Paul] Vaillant, 1764 Oct. 14. 1 p. Holograph signed, in English. Entreating the addressee "to send this little brief to the author of the Monthly review." Published in Voltaire's Correspondence and related documents, v. 28, p. 162, no. D12142 (Voltaire. Works, 1968-, v. 112).
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 191603041
Barcode: 33433064341070
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16424186
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59cf8af0-c607-012f-6d8b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1762: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1762). Voltaire’s October 14, 1764 letter in English to Mr. Vaillant, pasted into a fair-copy manuscript of La Pucelle, ca. 1762 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-1cdc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Voltaire’s October 14, 1764 letter in English to Mr. Vaillant, pasted into a fair-copy manuscript of La Pucelle, ca. 1762