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Les plaisirs de l’isle enchantee, ou, Les festes, et diuertissements du roy, a Versailles : diuisez en trois journees, et commencez le 7me. jour de may, de l’annee 1664

Les plaisirs de l’isle enchantee, ou, Les festes, et diuertissements du roy, a Versailles : diuisez en trois journees, et commencez le 7me. jour de may, de l’annee 1664

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Plaisirs de l’isle enchantee
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Date: [1673-1679]
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Description:
Two plates have Yale proprietary stamps on verso; all other versos blank.
Binding with French royal arms (Bourbon).
Armorial bookplate with motto: Ubique patriam reminisci.
On spine: Tom. XI.
Nine plates, numbered 1-9, by Israel Silvestre.
5 plates, numbered I-V, by Jean Le Pautre, representing the festivities at Versailles on July 18, 1668.
5 unnumbered plates by Jean Le Pautre.
1 unnumbered plate by Francois Chauveau, representing entertainments held in 1674 on the termination of the campaign in Franche-Comte.
The three sequences of plates were each originally published separately with text by Andre Felibien.
The first series of 9 plates was originally published in 1673 under the title: Les plaisirs de l’isle enchantee ...
The next series of 5 plates was originally published in 1679 under the title: Relation de la feste de Versailles, du 18e juillet mil six cens soixante-huit.
The third series of 6 plates was originally published in 1676 under the title: Les divertissemens de Versailles donnez par la roy a toute sa cour, au retour de la conqueste de la Franche-Comte, en l’annee M.DC.LXXIV ...
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9, V, [6] leaves
b&w illustration
54 cm
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 2040224
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