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La Metamorphose d'Ovide figuree.

Author/Creator:
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D.
Publication:
[Paris] : Editions des Bibliothèques nationales de France, 1933.
Format/Description:
Book
[185] p : ill. ; 16 cm.
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Standardized Title:
Metamorphoses. French Selections
Subjects:
Latin poetry -- Translations into French.
Metamorphosis -- Mythology -- Poetry.
Ovid, 43 B.C.-17 A.D. or 18 A.D. Metamorphoses -- Adaptations.
Place of Publication:
France Paris.
Notes:
Unpaginated.
Imprint from cover of separate publisher's brochure.
Facsimile reprint of the 1557 ed. issued at Lyons by Ian de Tournes.
Each page contains a paraphrase in verse from the Metamorphoses, accompanied by an illustration, surrounded by a border. 178 woodcuts attributed to Bernard Salomon with text attributed to Barthélemy Aneau and others.
A separate brochure accompanying the facsimile has imprint: Editions des Bibliothèques nationales de France, 1933 (cover-title, [12] p. ; 15 cm.) containing introduction by Robert Brun.
Signatures from 1557 edition (a-l⁸, m⁴ (-m4)) included in facsimile and appear withing woodcut border:
"La reproduction en fac-simile de la Métamorphose d'Ovide figùrée a été réalisée par les Editions des Bibliothèques Nationales de France en mars 1933. Le tirage a été limité à 425 exemplaires numérotés dont 15 souscrits par la Société de bibliophiles les amis des beaux livres ... "--p. [1]
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy is no. 37 of 425 copies.
Culture Class Collection copy is housed in slip case together with publisher's brochure.
Penn Chronology:
1933
Contributor:
Aneau, Barthélemy, d. 1561.
Tournes, Jean de, 1504-1564.
Salomon, Bernard, ca. 1506-ca. 1561.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Latin Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
18810493