Liste générale des postes de France.

Other Title:
Postes de France
Postes, 1706-
Listes des postes, 1752, 1759-1760, 1777
Poste de France, 1763, 1778, 1780-1786
Paris : Jaillot, 1706-1786.
Government document
81 v. : maps ; 14-17 cm.
État général des postes de France
Postal service -- France -- Early works to 1800 -- Periodicals.
Post roads -- France -- Periodicals.
Roads -- Location -- France -- Periodicals.
"Dressé par ordre de ... ministre et secretaire d'estat ..." (varies)
Volumes for 1706-1771 entirely engraved; 1772-1786 have engraved title page.
Published for the Administration des Postes; <1730-1731> by Robinot; 1780-1786 by Phillipe Denys Pierres.
For 1743 there were two Listes issued: one "dressé par ordre de Monseigneur Amelot ... Ministre et Secretaire d'État;" and one "dressé par ordre de son eminence Monseigneur le Cardinal de Fleury ... Ministre d'État." For 1757 there were two Listes issued: one "dressé par ordre de Monseigneur Marc Pierre de Voyer de Paulmy Comte Dargenson ... Ministre et Sécretaire d'État;" and one "dressé par ordre de Monseigneur Antoine Louis Rouillé ... Ministre d'État, Grand Tresorier et Commandeur."
Local notes:
In University of Pennsylvania Libraries, spine title varies.
Volumes for 1755 and 1775 lack title page.
Map of France included in volumes for: 1720-22, 1726, 1731, 1736, 1740, 1742-43 (both issues), 1747, 1749, 1753, 1757 (both issues), 1765, 1767, 1769-70, 1774, 1779-80, 1782-84, 1786.
Penn Libraries copy (1716 issue) has 19th-century armorial bookplate with aggroupment of the arms of Graf Miklós Ferenc Esterházy de Galántha (1804-1885) and his wife Gräfin Mária von Plettenberg-Wittem (1809-1861) above the word "Nordkirchen" (their estate, later owned by the Dukes of Arenberg) on front pastedown; ms. inscription ("Nordkirchen") and autograph ("Ferdinand Baron de Plettenberg") of Ferdinand von Plettenberg in brown ink on title leaf.
Penn Provenance:
de Jonage (bookplate) (1706)
Plettenberg, Ferdinand von, 1650-1712 (autograph) (1716)
Esterházy de Galántha, Miklós Ferenc, Graf (bookplate) (1716)
Plettenberg-Wittem, Mária von, Gräfin (bookplate) (1716)
Nordkirchen (bookplate) (1716)
Delapre Abbey (bookplate) (1763)
Smythe, Robt, Bart. (bookplate) (1783)
Penn Chronology:
France. Administration des Postes.
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