Paul et Virginie
by Bernardin de Saint-Pierre
L. Curmer, 49, rue Richelieu
Written in French.
"Notice historique littéraire sur J.-H. Bernardin de Saint-Pierre" by Sainte-Beuve on p. [IX]-LII at front.
"La chaumière indienne / par J.-H. Bernardin de Saint-Pierre. Paris : L. Curmer, 1838" on p. -418, with special t.p. on p. .
"Flore de Paul et Virginie et de La chaumière indienne" on p. -458.
"Table des matières," "Table des noms des dessinateurs et des graveurs," "Grandes vignettes," and "Gravures sur acier" on  p. at end.
Originally issued in 30 (i.e. 29?) livraisons, 1836-1837. For full description cf. Vicaire, Manuel, t. 7, col. 42-68.
Vignette on verso of half title page: "Par les soins de L. Curmer" and "Typographie et fonderie d'A. Everat & Cie, xvi, rue du Cadran."
Eng. of Marguerite has "Marguerite." printed as part of the plate, as is the case for the plates for "Mme. de la Tour," "Virginie," and "Paul," etc., each has legend printed as part of its plate (instead the legend being printed on the tissue guard facing it). There is no vignette "Une bonne femme" (the first Mme. Curmer) on India paper forming the tail-piece of p. 418.
LC copy has accession number "104837 '08."
|Other Titles||Paul et Virginie et La chaumière indienne|
|Library of Congress||PQ2065 .P3 1838|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||lvi, 458,  p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of pages||458|
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