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COLLECTION Identifier: Typ 715.88.753a

Engravings for Oeuvres completes de J. J. Rousseau,

Engravings by Etienne Ficquet, J. F. Borgnet, and Emmanuel Jean Nepomucene Deghent, among others, after drawings by Jean-Jacques-François Le Barbier, Clément Pierre Marillier, Jean Michel Moreau and others.

Dates

  • 1788-1793.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

1 collection (1 volume (.2 linear feet))

Engravings by Etienne Ficquet, Jean-Jacques Hubert, Emmanuel Jean Nepomucene Deghent, Antoine Cosme Giraud, le jeune, Louis Croutelle and others from drawings, primarily by Jules-Armand-Guillaume Boucher, Jean-Jacques-François Le Barbier, Clément Pierre Marillier, Charles Monnet, and Jean Michel Moreau.

Biographical / Historical

Jean-Jacques Rousseau was a French, Swiss-born writer and philosopher. Oeuvres completes de J. J. Rousseau was published in Paris by Poincot during 1788-1793.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequest of Frances L. Hofer; received: 1978.

Processing Information

This collection contains only the plates from this edition.
Link to catalog
Title
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778. Engravings for Oeuvres completes de J. J. Rousseau, 1788-1793: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01606

Repository Details

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