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Œuvres de Racine

Collection Data

Racine, Jean, 1639-1699 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1679
Place: Paris
Publisher: Chez Denys Thierry
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB 1679 (Racine, J. B. Œuvres de Racine)
Content: Binding of light brown morocco, gilt.
Content: Illustrated engraved half-titles; v. 1, signed: C. Le Bruninv., S. Le Clerc scul.
Content: Plates engraved by F. Chauveau.
Content: Re-issue of the Claude Barbin 1675-76 edition. Tome 1 has a new t.p. and the half-title to Thébaïde has 1673 privilege on verso as in the 1676 re-issue although the preface to Alexandre is as in the original 1675 edition. Tome 2 has a new t.p. resembling the 2d state of the 1676 t.p. (with Phèdre and Hypolite mentioned on verso althoughthe text was first printed in 1677)
Content: Without the engraving of Bérénice and the text of Phèdre and Hypolite.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. plates. 16 cm. (16 mo.)
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14351971
RLIN/OCLC: 42653828
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 63738340-c604-012f-9250-58d385a7bc34
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