Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others. Thomas Bewick.
Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others.
Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others.
Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others.
(19th Century)

Bewick's Select Fables of Aesop and Others.

Bewick, Thomas (illus.)

London: Bickers & Son, 1886. Octavo. xl, 312pp. Bewick's engravings, with their classic compositions and sharp details, here adorn an impressive swath of fables. Prefixed is Oliver Goldsmith's Life of Aesop, and an Essay upon Fable. A reprinting of the Newcastle Edition, originally issued by Thomas Saint in 1784. Bound in half vellum with marbled paper covers, spine ornamented in gilt with leather label. Some edgewear and toning, mild foxing to head of initial pages, else near fine. A.e.g. Item #30991

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