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Illustrations des opéras-comiques et comédies du XVIIIème siècle

Collection Data

Martinet, François Nicolas, b. 1731 (Publisher)
Fortier & Marcotte (Bookplate designer)
Sardou, Victorien, 1831-1908 (Former owner)
May, Paul (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1762 - 1773
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. French 1762 92-92
Operas & operettas
Musical revues & comedies
French drama -- 18th century
Musical theater -- France -- 17th century
Source note: A collection of 21 series of 6 prints each, as published by F.N. Martinet to accompany contemporary musical comedies, operettas, etc. Eight proof states to 4 prints by A.J. Duclos laid in. Each series cataloged separately as Spencer Coll. French 1762 92-92 no. 1[-21].
Content: Title and statement of responsibility supplied from ms. list of contents in a 19th-century hand (1 folded sheet ([1] p.), laid in.
Statement of responsibility: par Desrais, Duclos, Quéverdo, Martinet, etc.
Content: Rose et Colas -- Tom Jones -- Zémire et Azor -- Lucile -- Les moisson[n]eurs -- Le maréchal -- On ne s'avise jamais de tout -- An[n]ette et Lubin -- Les jardiniers -- Les sabots -- Le bûcheron -- Les deux chasseurs et la laitière -- Le Huron -- Le tonnelier -- Le jardinier et son seigneur -- Blaise le savetier -- Les deux avares -- Le roi et le fermier -- L'amoureux de quinze ans -- Le deserteur -- Isabelle et Gertrude.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 v. (134 prints) ; 25 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11634036
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4214e850-c61e-012f-abea-58d385a7bc34
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