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Title(s):

Memoires sur Madame la duchesse de St.-Leu, ex-reine de Hollande : suivis des romances composées et mises en musique par elle-même, et ornés d'un portrait et de douze gravures.

Published/Created:
À Londres : Colburn et Bentley ..., 1832.
Physical Description:
xi, 84 p., [27] leaves of plates : ill., facsim., music, port. ; 23 x 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DC216.4 M53 1832+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Errata slip tipped-in after p. 84.
Plates engraved by W. Read; after Madame la Duchesse de St. Leu.
LSFR WE 3918: Poor condition. Bookplate of Charles Evan Fowler.
BEIN 2014 +658: Imperfect: primary text wanting; plates only. Extra-illustrated with 15 pages of text "Notice biographique sur Madame la Duchesse de Saint-Leu ex-Reine de Hollande" with imprint "A Londres : De l'imprimerie de Cox et Baylis, Great Queen-Street, Lincoln's-Inn-Fields." Two additional plates housed separately as 2014 +658 2.
The plates have special engraved t.p. that reads: Romances mises en musique, par Hortense, duchesse de Saint-Leu, ex-reine de Hollande.
Attributed to Auguste de Messence, comte de Lagarde. cf. American quarterly review, v. 13, p. 127.
Subject Terms:
Colburn et Bentley -- Publisher.
Cox et Fils -- Printer.
Fowler, Charles Evan, 1867-1944 -- Bookplate.
Hortense, Queen, consort of Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland, 1783-1837.
Stipple engraving -- Specimens -- 1832.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- 1832.
Contributors:
Lagarde-Chambonas, Auguste Louis Charles, comte de, 1783-1853?.
Read, W., fl. 1824-1837, engraver.
Hortense, Queen, consort of Louis Bonaparte, King of Holland, 1783-1837, ill.
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