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Author Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536.
Title L'éloge de la folie, / traduit du latin d'Érasme par M. Gueudeville.
Publication Info. [Paris : s.n.], M. DCC LI. [1751]
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M E651 M5    IN LIBRARY
Edition Nouvelle édition / revüe et corrigée sur le texte de l'édition de Bâsle. ; Ornèe de nouvelles figures. ; Avec des notes.
Description [8], xxiv, 222, [2] p., [14] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. (4to)
Note Signatures: [pi]⁴ a-c⁴ A-Ee⁴.
Edited by Meusnier de Querlon.
Engravings after Charles Eisen, signed. Engraved vignettes on t.p., p. [1], and p. 222. Headpiece signed "N"; small type ornaments in bands; tail-piece signed [JP] or [P].
Red and black t.p.; half-title; catchwords; watermarks.
"Table des matieres": p. [1]-[2] at end; "Explication des figures" on two leaves following title leaf.
Local Note Binding: speckled calf, gold fillets on boards with single flowers tooled on each corner; raised bands; gold tooling, fillets, and rolls on spine panels; marbled/coated paper; blue silk ribbon; all edges gilt.
Subject Folly -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Early works to 1800.
Added Author Gueudeville, Nicolas, ca. 1654-ca. 1721.
Meusnier de Querlon, A.-G. (Anne-Gabriel), 1702-1780.
Eisen, Charles, 1720-1778.
Flipart, Jean Jacques, 1719-1782,
Pasquier, J. J.,
Le Mire, N.,
Le Bas,
Martinasie, P. F.,
De Laforre,
Tardieu, J.,
Tardieu, P. F. (Pierre François), 1757-1822.
Le Grand, Louis, 1588-1664.
Pincio, A.,
Liamet, J. A.,
Added Title Moriae encomium. French