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Contes et nouvelles de Bocace florentin : traduction libre, accommodée au gout de ce temps, & enrichie de figures en taille-douce gravées par Mr. Romain de Hooge

Author:
Giovanni Boccaccio (Italian, Paris 1313–1375 Certaldo, Tuscany)
Printmaker:
Romeyn de Hooghe (Dutch, 1645–1708)
Printer:
George Gallet
Binder:
Kleihnans
Date:
1697
Geography:
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dimensions:
2 volumes: illustrations, etchings; Height: 6 5/16 in. (16 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Jayne Wrightsman, 2008
Accession Number:
PQ4272.F5 A34 1697
Not on view
2 volumes. Pagination: v. 1: [24], 366, [2] p. (the last 2 p. blank); v. 2: 427, [13] p. (the last p. blank). Title page (v. 1) printed in red and black. Etchings: frontispiece to v. 1 (leaf*1) with illustrations preceding each of the 100 novellas.

Nineteenth century red morocco gilt, gilt edges, by Kleihnans.
Jayne Wrightsman, 1983 [purchased from Bernard Quaritch, Ltd.]; Gift to Thomas J. Watson Library, 2008.
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