Tyridate; tragedie. Dedie a monseigneur le prince

Request archival file or update item information
Title Tyridate; tragedie. Dedie a monseigneur le prince
Subject Boyer, Claude, 1618-1698
Creator Boyer, Claude, 1618-1698
Description Boyer, Claude (1618-1698) À Paris, chez Toussainct Quinet, au Palais, dans la petite Salle, sous la montée de la Cour des Aydes, 1649 avec Privilège du Roy First edition Abbot Claude Boyer, preacher and poet, also wrote plays and operas. He was a member of the French Academy. His success in the pulpit was poor. As a poet he mocked and derided by Jean Racine and other contemporary literary figures. His tragedy, Judith, however, did meet with some success. Still, he was considered in his time and by his peers a mediocre writer. Boyer was a frequent guest of the Hotel de Rambouillet, famous in its day as one of the premier French salons. Its guests included some of the best French minds of the day, including Corneille, Moliere, Racine, Descartes, Pascal, and Lully. In 1645, Boyer dedicated the first of his twenty-two plays to Mme de Rambouillet. Tyridate is the fifth published work of Boyer.
Publisher A Paris, chez Toussainct Quinet
Date 1649
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Format Creation Original scanned with Hasselblad H2D 39 megapixel digital camera and saved as 400 ppi tifs. Display images created in PhotoshopCS2 as 400 ppi jpegs 800 pixels in width
Source xPQ1731 B74 T97 1649
Language fre
Rights Management http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Holding Institution Rare Books Division, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah. 295 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
Source Physical Dimensions 16 cm x 21.2 cm
Scanning Technician Kelly Taylor
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Luise Poulton
Call Number PQ1731.B74 T97 1649; Record ID 99141350102001
ARK ark:/87278/s68p69nd
Setname uum_rbc
Date Created 2006-12-30
Date Modified 2012-10-24
ID 75939
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p69nd
Back to Search Results