Book Record


AuthorNicolas Gosselin
TitleLíHistoire des Imaginations Exravagantes de Monsieur Oufle
CityParis
PublisherNicolas Gosselin et Charles le Clerc
Year1710

CollectionWitchcraft
Catalog No.PQ1957.B67A64 1710a

NotesThis celebrated work portrayed what happened to monsieur Oufle who had read too many strange books about demons, the supernatural, inexplicable events, and so forth. It seems to have been a very early meta-commentary on the power of fantastic literature.

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