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La Fille aux Yeux d'Or

Author:
Honoré de Balzac (French, Tours 1799–1850 Paris)
Translator:
Ernest Christopher Dowson (British, Lee, Kent 1867–1900 London)
Engraver:
Charles Edward Conder (British, London 1868–1909 Virginia Water, Surrey)
Dedicatee:
Pierre Louÿs (French (born Belgium), Ghent 1870–1925 Paris)
Publisher:
Leonard Smithers (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1896
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
10 3/8 x 7 x 11/16 in. (26.4 x 17.8 x 1.7 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.807.6
Not on view
[The Girl with the Golden Eyes]

Signature: Written in black ink on note paper tipped-in to back flyleaf recto: This will serve to / introduce my friend Mr. / Orpen who would like to / show you some drawings / with a view to doing some / book illustration. / Yours sincerely / Charles Conder
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