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[The Eagle and the Fox]

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

Labyrinte de Versailles.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1679
Place: Paris
Publisher: l'Imprimerie royale
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. French 1679
Mazes -- France -- Versailles
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
RLIN/OCLC: ocn131729194
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16833069
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e97959b0-c604-012f-9ea2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Eagle and the Fox]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1679. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c062a32-00cb-c6c8-e040-e00a18064663

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Eagle and the Fox]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c062a32-00cb-c6c8-e040-e00a18064663

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1679). [The Eagle and the Fox] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c062a32-00cb-c6c8-e040-e00a18064663

Wikipedia Citation

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[The Eagle and the Fox]