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[The Eagle and the Fox]

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Title
[The Eagle and the Fox]
Names
Aesop (Author)
Perrault, Charles (1628-1703) (Author)
Benserade, Isaac de (1613-1691) (Author)
Le Clerc, Sébastien (1637-1714) (Engraver)
Collection

Labyrinte de Versailles.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1679
Place: Paris
Publisher: l'Imprimerie royale
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. French 1679
Topics
Mazes -- France -- Versailles
Notes
Citation/reference: Brunet, III, 723. Meaume: Le Clerc, 107-109.
Content: Binding, original, of mottled calf, gilt, with the arms and cipher of Louis XIV.
Content: Full page engravings, by S. Le Clerc, of the fountains in the Labyrinth (which represented Aesop's fables) with prose epitomes of the fables and descriptive text by Ch. Perrault, and metrical versions of the fables by Benserade.
Content: With bookplate of Viscount Birkenhead.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: ocn131729194
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16833069
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e97959b0-c604-012f-9ea2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1679: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Wikipedia Citation

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[The Eagle and the Fox]