1684 Works of MOLIERE French Literature English Misanthrope Tartuffe Don Juan 5v

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A fine, five-volume set of the works of Moliere published in the late 17th-century.

 

Note that each play within these volumes has a separate title page, pagination, and register. Per the general title page, publisher ‘Jacques le Jeune’ is a false imprint. In fact, that particular name was used by a number of different publishers from this era. This edition was published by Henry Wetstein of Elzevier per the Dutch STC.

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1684 Works of MOLIERE French Literature English Misanthrope Tartuffe Don Juan 5v

 

“It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable.”

Molière

 

A fine, five-volume set of the works of Moliere published in the late 17th-century.

 

Note that each play within these volumes has a separate title page, pagination, and register. Per the general title page, publisher ‘Jacques le Jeune’ is a false imprint. In fact, that particular name was used by a number of different publishers from this era. This edition was published by Henry Wetstein of Elzevier per the Dutch STC.

 

Item number: #17695

Price: $1500

 

MOLIERE

 

Les oeuvres de Monsieur Moliere.

 

A Amsterdam : Chez Jacques le Jeune [i.e. H. Wetstein], 1684.

 

Details:

  • Collation: 5 volumes
    • I
      • ‘L’estourdy Ou Les Contretemps’ – [6], 96
      • ‘D E’pit Amoureux’ – 84
      • ‘Les Precieuses Ridicules’ – 48
      • ‘Sganarelle Ou Le Cocu Imaginaire’ – 35, [1]
      • ‘Les Fascheux’ – 60
      • 2 engraved plates
    • II
      • ‘Le Festin de Pierre’ – [2], 84
      • ‘L’escole des Maris’ – 60
      • ‘L’escole des Femmes – 84
      • “La Critique de L’escole des Femmes’ – 48
      • ‘La Princesse d’Elide’ – 108
      • 5 engraved plates
    • III
      • ‘L’amour Medecin’ – [4], 36
      • ‘Le Misantrope’ – 96
      • ‘Le Medecin Malgre-luy’ – 60
      • ‘Le Sicilien’ – 36
      • ‘Amphitryon’ – 84
      • ‘Le Mariage Force’ – 36
      • ‘George Dandin’ – 60
    • IV –
      • L’Avare’ – [2], 108
      • ‘L’Imposteur, ou Le Tartuffe’ – 96
      • ‘Monsieur de Pour Ceaugnac’ – 72
      • ‘Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme’ – [Wanting title page], 108
    • V –
      • ‘’Les Fourberies de Scapin’ – [2], 84
      • ‘Psiche’ – 84
      • ‘Les Femmes Scavantes’ – 84
      • ‘Le Malade Imaginaire’ – 36
      • ‘Le Malade Imaginaire, en trois actes’ – 72
      • ‘Lombre de Moliere’ – 36
    • Provenance:
      • Armorial Bookplate – Lord Lilford
        • Baron Lilford, of Lilford in the County of Northampton, is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain. It was created in 1797 for Thomas Powys, who had previously represented Northamptonshire in the House of Commons. His grandson, the third Baron, served as a Lord-in-waiting (government whip) from 1837 to 1841 in the Whig administration of Lord Melbourne. He was succeeded by his son, the fourth Baron, an ornithologist.
      • Bookplate – Robert J. Hayhurst
    • Language: French
    • Binding: Leather; tight and secure
    • Size: ~5.25in X 3in (13.5cm x 8cm)

 

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17695

Category

Literature

Authors

MOLIERE

Printing Date

17th Century

Language

French

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent