Histoires, ou, Contes du temps passé : avec des moralitez / par le fils de monsieur Perreault de l'Academie françois.

Author
Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
French
Published/​Created
Suivant la copie, à Paris [i.e. Amsterdam] : [s.n., i.e. Jacques Desbordes], MDCC [1700]
Description
[8], 175, [1] p. : 9 ill. ; 14 cm.

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Subject(s)
Illustrator
Publisher
Attributed name
Library of Congress genre(s)
Fiction [Browse]
Rare books genre
Fairy talesNetherlandsAmsterdam18th century [Browse]
Notes
  • Dedication "A Mademoiselle" signed: P. Darmancour [i.e. Pierre Perrault-Darmancour], Perrault's son, to whom Charles ascribed the work.
  • Reprint of the second state of Desbordes' 1697 edition, but with different initials and the addition of a tailpiece on p. 80.
  • Illustrations: front. included in pagination and 8 headpieces after illustrations by Clouzier; cf. Pierpont Morgan Library. Early children's books and their illustration, cited below.
Binding note
Cotsen copy: Cont. speckled sheep.
Contents
(from t.o.c.) La Belle au bois dormant -- Le Petit chaperon rouge -- La Barbe bleüe -- Le Maistre chat, ou, Le Chat botté -- Les Fées -- Cendrillon, ou, Le [sic] Petite pantoufle de verre -- Riquet à la houppe -- Le Petit pouçet.
References
  • Tchemerzine, 9:180c (transcribes "Perrault" instead of "Perreault")
  • Brunet (suppl. 2), col. 205-206
  • Gumuchian, 4408
  • Pierpont Morgan Library. Early children's books and their illustration, 104
  • Pierpont Morgan Library. Children's literature, 93
Place name(s)
  • France Paris.
  • Netherlands Amsterdam.
Other title(s)
Contes du temps passé
Front. title
  • Contes de ma mere Loye
OCLC
137263862
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