(Calder, Alexander)

Fables of Aesop According to Sir Roger l'Estrange.

Calder, Alexander (illus.)

NY: Harrison of Paris, (1931). Octavo. (vi), 124, (iii)pp. One of 595 copies. Illustrated throughout with fifty wonderful line drawings by Calder, which in whimsy and simplicty capture both the fables' ancient origins and their modern applications. Fine in boards with printed handmade paper dust wrapper. Held in a chemise of cloth-hinged red boards and matching slipcase, which has been repaired at tail and shows general rubbing to extremities. Housed in a dropback box. Paper knife included inside front cover. Item #30694

(The Artist & the Book 47).

Price: $1,000.00

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