Creator/Contributor:Courier, Paul-Louis, 1772-1825, creator
Creator/Contributor:Renouard, Ant. Aug. (Antoine Augustin), 1765-1853
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.
13 items ; 18-27 cm.
Origin:Italy unknown place Florence, Italy]