The Resource uvres de M. de Voltaire, Tome premier[-huitième]., Théatre, (electronic resource)

uvres de M. de Voltaire, Tome premier[-huitième]., Théatre, (electronic resource)

Label
uvres de M. de Voltaire, Tome premier[-huitième]., Théatre
Title
uvres de M. de Voltaire
Title number
Tome premier[-huitième].
Title part
Théatre
Title variation
uvres de théatre M. de Voltaire
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Language
fre
Cataloging source
IXA
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1694-1778
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Voltaire
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1694-1778
  • 1735-1826
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Voltaire
  • Adams, John
  • John Adams Library (Boston Public Library)
Label
uvres de M. de Voltaire, Tome premier[-huitième]., Théatre, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Half title: uvres de théatre de M. de Voltaire. Tome premier[-huitième]
  • Part of the 34 v. edition of Voltaire's works published in Paris by Panckoucke in 1772-1773, later expanded to 40 v. with the publication in six volumes of Questions sur l'Encyclopédie in 1777. Cf. Bengesco, G. Voltaire, v. IV, p. 91-94 and Bibliothèque nationale. Catalogue général, v. CCXIV, col. 168 and 184. BN and Bengesco have only the 1783 reissue of the Théatre; collation and contents of the 1773 edition vary from the 1783 reissue
  • Vol. 1: [4], ij, 466, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 464, [4] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 3: [4], 480 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 4: [4], 492 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 5: [4], 516 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 6: [4], 538, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 7: [4], 408 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 8: [4], 424 p., [5] leaves of plates
  • Head-pieces; tail-pieces; vignettes
  • The 34 volume edition was published without volume numbers for the set as a whole; Bibliothèque nationale, in describing its copy, used the volume numbers of its binder
  • "Distribution des Ouvrages [sic] de M. de Voltaire, édition de Neufchatel": p. ij in v. 1, describes the 34 volumes of the edition
  • "Table générale du théatre de M. de Voltaire": v. 8, p. 421-424
  • John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Adams Library, in the Custody of the Boston Public Library.
  • John Adams Library copy inscribed with pen trials on verso of front end papers, v. 3.
  • John Adams Library copy incomplete: wanting vol. 2.
  • John Adams Library copy lacking plates.
Contents
Vol. 1. dipe. Mariamne. Brutus. La mort de César -- v. 2. Zaïre. Alzire. Mérope. Le fanatisme, ou Mahomet -- v. 3. Sémiramis. Oreste. Adélaide du Guesclin. Amélie, ou Le duc de Foix -- v. 4. Rome sauvée, ou Catilina. L'Orphelin de la Chine. Tancrède. Zulime. Olimpie -- v. 5. Octave & le jeune Pompée, ou Le Triumvirat. Les Scythes. Les Guèbres. Sophonisbe. Les Pélopides, ou Atrée & Thyeste -- v. 6. L'Indiscret. L'Enfant prodigue. Nanine, ou L'Homme sans préjugés. La prude, ou La gardeuse de cassette. Le dépositaire -- v. 7. La femme qui a raison. Le caffé, ou L'Écossaise. Socrate. Charlot, ou La comtesse de Givri. Le droit du seigneur -- v. 8. Pandore. Samson. La princesse de Navarre. Le temple de la gloire. Les loix de Minos. Vie de Molière
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
8 v.
Note
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894.
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2096675
  • ocm25745483
  • (CaSfIA)uvresdemdevoltai01volt
Label
uvres de M. de Voltaire, Tome premier[-huitième]., Théatre, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Half title: uvres de théatre de M. de Voltaire. Tome premier[-huitième]
  • Part of the 34 v. edition of Voltaire's works published in Paris by Panckoucke in 1772-1773, later expanded to 40 v. with the publication in six volumes of Questions sur l'Encyclopédie in 1777. Cf. Bengesco, G. Voltaire, v. IV, p. 91-94 and Bibliothèque nationale. Catalogue général, v. CCXIV, col. 168 and 184. BN and Bengesco have only the 1783 reissue of the Théatre; collation and contents of the 1773 edition vary from the 1783 reissue
  • Vol. 1: [4], ij, 466, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 464, [4] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 3: [4], 480 p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 4: [4], 492 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 5: [4], 516 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 6: [4], 538, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates; v. 7: [4], 408 p., [5] leaves of plates; v. 8: [4], 424 p., [5] leaves of plates
  • Head-pieces; tail-pieces; vignettes
  • The 34 volume edition was published without volume numbers for the set as a whole; Bibliothèque nationale, in describing its copy, used the volume numbers of its binder
  • "Distribution des Ouvrages [sic] de M. de Voltaire, édition de Neufchatel": p. ij in v. 1, describes the 34 volumes of the edition
  • "Table générale du théatre de M. de Voltaire": v. 8, p. 421-424
  • John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Adams Library, in the Custody of the Boston Public Library.
  • John Adams Library copy inscribed with pen trials on verso of front end papers, v. 3.
  • John Adams Library copy incomplete: wanting vol. 2.
  • John Adams Library copy lacking plates.
Contents
Vol. 1. dipe. Mariamne. Brutus. La mort de César -- v. 2. Zaïre. Alzire. Mérope. Le fanatisme, ou Mahomet -- v. 3. Sémiramis. Oreste. Adélaide du Guesclin. Amélie, ou Le duc de Foix -- v. 4. Rome sauvée, ou Catilina. L'Orphelin de la Chine. Tancrède. Zulime. Olimpie -- v. 5. Octave & le jeune Pompée, ou Le Triumvirat. Les Scythes. Les Guèbres. Sophonisbe. Les Pélopides, ou Atrée & Thyeste -- v. 6. L'Indiscret. L'Enfant prodigue. Nanine, ou L'Homme sans préjugés. La prude, ou La gardeuse de cassette. Le dépositaire -- v. 7. La femme qui a raison. Le caffé, ou L'Écossaise. Socrate. Charlot, ou La comtesse de Givri. Le droit du seigneur -- v. 8. Pandore. Samson. La princesse de Navarre. Le temple de la gloire. Les loix de Minos. Vie de Molière
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
8 v.
Note
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894.
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 2096675
  • ocm25745483
  • (CaSfIA)uvresdemdevoltai01volt

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