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Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë

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Baudelaire, Charles (1821-1867) (Translator)
Legrand, Louis (1863-1951) (Artist)
Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) (Author)

Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: Paris :
Publisher: Imprimé pour les Amis des livres par Chamerot et Renouard,
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. French 1897 92-386
Content : 115 copies printed by Chamerot et Renouard, Paris. No. 62,for Jules Huvé, of 25 copies (numbered 51-75) printed for the "membres correspondants" of the Society.

Content : Binding: Dark brown morocco, gilt, signed by Charles Lanoë, del.-r.d., ca. 1910. On upper right front cover are inlays of dark red and various shades of light brown and gray morocco with black and blind fillets, depicting a flying ghost carrying a bloodstained scythe. Doublures of gray morocco with border and corner ornaments inlaid in dark brown morocco and gilt, black and blind fillets. Endleaves of dark brown watered silk and fly leaves of marbled paper. Original light gray illustrated paper covers and backstrip bound in. In brown leather lined slipcase covered in marbled paper with edges of dark brownmorocco.

Content : Illustrations: 30 prints from 15 plates : etching, mezzotint, b&w ; full-page. Printed on Japan vellum by Porcabeuf Frères. Each print in 2 states; the early state is before the addition of mezzotint. -- 30 photomechanicalprints : heliogravure, b&w ; various sizes. Comprise 15 decorated initials and 15 tail-pieces, printed by Ducourtioux and Huillard.

Statement of Responsibility: [traduites par] Charles Baudelaire ; illustrations de Louis Legrand.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11705574
UUID: 999c96a0-c60b-012f-0fae-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1867: Creator Died
  • 1897: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/898f5fe1-2395-49ff-e040-e00a18064ea7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/898f5fe1-2395-49ff-e040-e00a18064ea7

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897). Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/898f5fe1-2395-49ff-e040-e00a18064ea7

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Quinze histoires d'Edgar Poë