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The Pictoral French Dictionary

Editor:
Aubert et Cie
Illustrator:
Honoré Daumier (French, Marseilles 1808–1879 Valmondois)
Illustrator:
J. J. Grandville (French, Nancy 1803–1847 Vanves)
Illustrator:
Ernest Meissonier (French, Lyons 1815–1891 Paris)
Illustrator:
Joseph-Louis Trimolet (French, 1812–1842)
Illustrator:
Henry-Bonaventure Monnier (French, Paris 1799–1877 Paris)
Illustrator:
Paul Gavarni [Chevalier] (French, Paris 1804–1866 Paris)
Illustrator:
Jean-François Gigoux (French, Besançon 1806–1894 Besançon)
Illustrator:
Hippolyte-Louis-Émile Pauquet (French, born Paris, 1797)
Publisher:
Published by Charles Tilt (London)
Date:
1839
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
10 9/16 x 6 7/8 in. (26.8 x 17.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1962
Accession Number:
62.650.21
Not on view
Inscription: On front flyleaf recto something is written in black ink but then an attempt was made to erase or white it out, so it is mostly illegible: S... S... / ...1841; On front flyleaf recto in graphite: William M. Iris (?) Jr. / March 1916

Marking: Bookplate on inside front cover: red with mother bird feeding chicks and "George S. Gibson, Jr."; On front flyleaf verso: embossed family crest for "Gibson"
William M. Ivins Jr. (American, 1878–1964); Vendor: Barbara Ivins (American, 1913–1991)
Sanders 213.697; Vicaire.VII.1122; B.N.(after 1800) IV.374.8; Brivoi, p. 413; Bouvy, 296-299; Rühman, 108.17
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