- Topic: FIRST EDITION-17; FIRST EDITION-DUTCH; FABLES; ILLUSTRATED-17; I
Amsterdam: Johannes Jansson, 1667.
Octavo. (60)pp., 462pp., (90)pp., (110)pp. First and only edition. Engraved frontispiece and 103 illustrations. This is the first illustrated Phaedrus edition published in the Netherlands. Phaedrus is recognized as the first writer to retell entire books of Aesop's Greek prose fables in Latin iambic meter. Hobbes describes Phaedrus's fables as... more
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