Bewick's Select fables of Æsop and Others, in Three Parts: I, Fables Extracted from Dodsley's; II, Fables with Reflections in Prose and Verse; III, Fables in Verse. To which are Prefixed The Life of Æsop , and an Essay upon Fable by Oliver Goldsmith...

By: Aesop/Thomas Bewick

Price: £250.00

Quantity: 1 available


Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra shipping.; Plain off-white vellum boards; somewhat marked; both front and rear boards slightly bowed outwards; stitched binding tight. Gilt titling still fairly bright. pp edges rough-cut. 3 b/w frontispieces, with tissue guards + b/w illustrations and plates. An out-of-sequence, un-numbered copy of an original edition of 100.; 4to (9" x 11"); 384 pages

Title: Bewick's Select fables of Æsop and Others, in Three Parts: I, Fables Extracted from Dodsley's; II, Fables with Reflections in Prose and Verse; III, Fables in Verse. To which are Prefixed The Life of Æsop , and an Essay upon Fable by Oliver Goldsmith...

Author Name: Aesop/Thomas Bewick

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Edinburgh, Privately printed for subscribers by Ballantyne, Hanson & Co: 1879

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 22386

Keywords: privately printed english literature fable parable thomas bewick,