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Handbill advertising services of "Audiger, libraire"

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0695

Scope and Contents

Copied from dealer description: "Single sheet, 165 x 135 mm, laid paper. Handbill advertising the Creux bookseller and publisher, Monsieur Audiger, active from the early 1800s to 1820s. In addition to his publishing and bookseller activities, Audiger also sold paper and ink, printed maps and engravings. Of interest is the announcement of the shop being an outlet for the highly popular French street literature published by the Biblioteque Bleue from Troyes."


  • Creation: approximately 1808

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Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

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0.167 Cubic Feet (1 item)

Language of Materials



Handbill advertizing the services of a Monsieur Audiger, a French bookseller active in the early 19th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Alastor Rare Books, November 2013.

Processing Information

Processed by Jordon Steele, March 2015.

Handbill advertising services of "Audiger, libraire," circa 1808
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Repository Details

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