• Description
  • Pictorial. Ownership. 99x64 mm. L'idéal n'est que la verité à distance | 1857 / The PHILOMATHEAN LIBRARY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE / NUMBER / CORNELL COLLEGE. Woman sits in upholstered chair and reads; ornamental border with flower motif. [1] Motto: L'idéal n'est que la verité à distance = The ideal is but truth at a distance (Lamartine, Histoire des Girondins, Livre XXXIX, Chap. XX).
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277