Book Record

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

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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