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Title
Instruction pastorale de l'humble évêque d'Aletopolis : manuscript, [ca. 1765?]
Name/Creator
Voltaire, 1694-1778, creator
Schiff, Mortimer L., former owner.
Syveton, Gabriel, 1864-, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3203093 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Language
French
Description
89 leaves, bound ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

essay

Commonplace books-France-18th century.

print

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

French

Commonplace books

18 century

Note
Manuscript, in an unidentified hand, containing four works by Voltaire, with extensive annotations by the former owner Gabriel Syveton.

1. Instruction pastorale de l'humble évêque d'Aletopolis, à l'occasion de l'instruction pastorale de Jean George humble évêque du Puy (ff. 3-6) -- 2. Sermon des cinquante: nouvelle édition 1753 (ff. 7-28) -- 3. Catechisme de l'honnete homme, ou dialogue entre un caloyer & un homme de bien (ff. 29-45v) -- 4. Saul, tragédie ... par M. de Voltaire à Geneve 1763 (ff. 47-79) -- 5. Questions and annotations by Gabriel Syveton (ff. 80-84v).

In an 18th-cent. red morocco binding with gold tooling and marbled endpapers.

MS Fr 79. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Other Title

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Title
Catechisme de l'honnete homme

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Title
Saul

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Title
Sermon des cinquante