Glory and Despair. This engraving, by Isidore-Stanislas Helman from a drawing by Charles Monnet, appeared as the frontispiece to Andebez de Montgaubet's edition of his unperformed play, Abimélech (Paris: Duchesne, 1776) [Bibliothéque Nationale 8 Yth 77].

From A field of honor: writers, court culture and public theater in French literary life from Racine to the Revolution by Gregory S. Brown

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  • Glory and Despair. This engraving, by Isidore-Stanislas Helman from a drawing by Charles Monnet, appeared as the frontispiece to Andebez de Montgaubet's edition of his unperformed play, Abimélech (Paris: Duchesne, 1776) [Bibliothéque Nationale 8 Yth 77].