Four novelists of the old régime
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Four novelists of the old régime Crébillon, Laclos, Diderot, Restif de la Bretonne by John Garber Palache

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Published by The Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Crébillon, Claude-Prosper Jolyot de, -- 1707-1777,
  • Laclos, Choderlos de, -- 1741-1803,
  • Diderot, Denis, -- 1713-1784,
  • Restif de La Bretonne, -- 1734-1806,
  • French fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 269-271

Statementby John Garber Palache
LC ClassificationsPQ648 .P3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi p., 1 l., 271 p.
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14645005M
LC Control Number26-7473

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