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The works of Rabelais / faithfully translated from the French with variorum notes and numerous illustrations by Gustave Doré.

Author/Creator:
Rabelais, François, approximately 1490-1553?
Standardized Title:
Gargantua et Pantagruel. English
Publication:
[Place of publication not identified] : Privately printed with twenty additional new illustrations, [193-?]
Format/Description:
Book
[5], viii-xx, 640 pages, [70] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Subjects:
Gargantua (Legendary character) -- Fiction.
Giants -- Fiction.
Fantasy fiction, French -- 16th century -- Translations into English.
Notes:
English translation (by Thomas Urquhart) of Gargantua et Pantagruel only.
Also illustrated by William Siegel.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Rudolph Doré Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Robert I. Rudolph, M.D., C’67, M’71, GME’75.
Rudolph Doré Collection copy: many leaves unopened at tail edge.
Rudolph Doré Collection copy: left board, front free endpaper, and half-title detached; backstrip detached and laid in; pages 639-640 torn at fore-edge.
Penn Provenance:
Rudolph, Robert I., M.D. (donor) (Rudolph Doré Collection of Gustave Doré copy)
Penn Chronology:
193-?
Contributor:
Urquhart, Thomas, 1611-1660, translator.
Doré, Gustave, 1832-1883, illustrator.
Siegel, William, 1905- illustrator.
Rudolph, Robert I., M.D., former owner.
Robert I. Rudolph Collection of Gustave Doré (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
1112465316
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