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Vizetelly and Company (1850-1855) letters and documents, 1785-1854 (bulk 1838-1854)

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Finding aid for the Vizetelly and Company letters and documents, 1785, 1838-1854

Title: Vizetelly and Company (1850-1855) letters and documents
Dates: 1785-1854 (bulk 1838-1854)
Number: 860111
Creator/Collector: Vizetelly and Company (1850-1855)
Extent: 108.0 items
Abstract: Collection comprising 103 letters sent to James Vizetelly and his company of printers and engravers by ca. 40 correspondents between 1838 and 1854. Most of the letters are in French, from French editors, and printers, and prominent publishers, including Béthune et Plon, Pagnerre Éditeur, Melchior Yvan, and L. Curmer. They reflect Vizetelly & Co.'s involvement in the growing demand for illustrated French and "exotic" literature.
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Language: Collection material is in French
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Onica Busuioceanu.


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