Franklin

L'union lyri-comique de Thalie Erato Euterpe et Therpsicore.

Publication:
A Paris : Chez Janet libraire rue St. Jacques no. 31, [1802]
Format/Description:
Book
[2], 12, [24], 13-24, [2] p., [7] leaves of plates : ill., music ; 10 cm.
Subjects:
Almanacs, French.
Place of Publication:
France Paris.
Notes:
At head of title: Castigat ridendo mores.
Main text consists of 12 engraved leaves (24 p.) and 1 gathering of 12 letter-press leaves ([24] p.), signed A, bound in between engraved p. 12 and 13. Two folded letter-press leaves ([4] p.) comprising a calendar for Gregorian year 1802 (on p. [1] and [4], with woodcut astrological vignettes) and Republican year X (on p. [2] and [3], with imprint on p. [2]) are bound in at beginning and end of volume.
Imprint on p. [2] of calendar: A Paris, chez Janet, Doreur, rue S. Jacques, N. 31.
Plates: engraved title leaf and 6 unnumbered illustrations.
No. [2] of a set of miniature books published by Janet.
Not in Grand-Carteret.
Local notes:
RBC copy purchased for the Penn Libraries in 2017 from Musinsky Rare Books.
RBC copy has gold-stamped red leather bookplate of Carlo de Poortere on front pastedown.
RBC copy bound in full gold-tooled green morocco; pink and gold floral endpapers; all edges gilt.
Penn Provenance:
Poortere, Carlo de, 1917-2002 (bookplate) (RBC copy)
Penn Chronology:
1802
Cited in:
Meunié, F. Bibliographie de quelques almanachs illustrés des XVIIIe et XIXe siècles, 49
Contributor:
Janet, Pierre-Étienne, 1746-1830, publisher.
OCLC:
54172358
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