The Little Esop. Aesop.
The Little Esop.
The Little Esop.
(Tilt & Bogue)

The Little Esop.

London: Tilt & Bogue, (c. 1835). 191pp. Contains forty-eight wood engravings illustrating Aesop's fables, including two portraits of Aesop himself. Bondy writes of Tilt's Handbooks series: "their apparently everlasting popularity has resulted in making it increasingly difficult to find complete copies of these pleasing little volumes." Bound in half mottled tan calf with marbled paper covers and gilt tooling. Later binding, with original cloth covers and spine bound in at rear. Minor rubbing to exterior corners, else fine. A.e.g. (Bondy, p. 67; Welsh 62). (2 15/16 by 2 1/2; 75x63mm). Item #30739

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