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Courier, Paul-Louis Correspondence, 1809-1812 /
f MS.2000.002
Collection Overview

Title:

Correspondence, 1809-1812

Creator/Contributor:

Courier, Paul-Louis, 1772-1825, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Renouard, Ant. Aug. (Antoine Augustin), 1765-1853

Abstract:

Collection of eight letters from Courier to the scholar and publisher Antoine Augustin Renouard; with four letters from various correspondents to Renouard. Also included are several items relating to Courier's discovery of the missing portion of the text of Longus' Daphnis et Chloé. The Fragment de Daphnis et Chloé is the first French edition of Courier's announcement. The "circular letter" (October 1812), also relating to the discovery, is hand-addressed to A.A. Renouard. A newspaper announcements notes under "Varietés" Courier's find.

Date:

1809-1812 (issued)

Note:

Paul-Louis Courier.

Physical Description:

print
13 items ; 18-27 cm.

Language:

French

Identifier:

f MS.2000.002

Origin:

Italy unknown place Florence, Italy]

Related Item:

Daphnis and Chloe : Longus.