BEWICK'S SELECT FABLES OF AESOP. TOGETHER WITH THE LIFE OF AESOP BY OLIVER GOLDSMITH.

By: [Aesop]. With Oliver Goldsmith.

Price: $20.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


ix, 138 pp + limitation page, 8 3/4" H. Blue cloth with dark blue paper title labels on spine and front board. No. 21 of an edition of 1200 copies. 68 fables, each with a reproduction of a b&w engraving by Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) at top of page, followed by a short verse, the fable in prose, then the moral. Preceded by nine page "Life of Aesop" by Oliver Goldsmith. Many pages as yet unopened. Very light browning in margins of pages, browning to edges of text block and edges of boards, heavy browning to spine.

Title: BEWICK'S SELECT FABLES OF AESOP. TOGETHER WITH THE LIFE OF AESOP BY OLIVER GOLDSMITH.

Author Name: [Aesop]. With Oliver Goldsmith.

Illustrator: Thomas Bewick.

Categories: Myths, Legends & Fantasy, Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: New York, Cheshire House: 1932

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 30270

Keywords: Aesop's Fables, Thomas Bewick, English Illustrators, Illustrated Books, Cheshire House, Limited Editions, Fables, Morals, Poetry, Animals in Fables.,