Aesop. Printed for John Stockdale
Title The Fables of Aesop. With a Life of the Author, and Embellished with One Hundred Twelve Plates. In Two Volumes
Book Condition Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Picadilly, U.K. Printed for John Stockdale 1793
Seller ID 036722
Picadilly, U.K.: Printed for John Stockdale, 1793. First edition, 1793. Two attractive volumes with period covers, respined in mid to late 20th century. Full speckled calf leather with matched spine lettered and decorated in gilt, 11' tall. Vol. I: ,lxv, 1 adv, , 189p plus plates. Vol. II: , xi, , 248p plus plates. Expected edgewear to older covers, spines very good, tight bindings with renewed endpapers, plates are very good, most have offsetting to text pages opposite, first volume has some intermittent old transparent stains to the outer margins that do not affect any printed areas, title page of first volume and final plate in second volume foxed, pages otherwise clean, no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition.
FABLES MORAL TALES ILLUSTRATED