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Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-, 1651–1715

Tales and fables in French and English. Written originally for the instruction of a young prince, by Fr. de Salignac de La Motte Fénelon ... and translated by the late D. Bellamy ...

Additional Title(s):

Fables. French & English

A new ed. with twenty-seven plates.
London, Printed for J. Deighton, no. 274, Holborn 1789.
Physical Description:
2 p. l., 86, 78 p. front. (port) ill. 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PQ1795 F3 1789+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
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First ed. published in 1729, under title: Twenty seven tales and fables, French and English.
Illustrations by G. Bickham and C. Grignion; most after S. Wale.
The illustrated leaves (3d-29th preliminary leaves) and the English text (p. 1-86) were also issued as part of Daniel Bellamy's Ethic tales and fables, 1770, a continuation of his Ethic amusements, 1768.
Subject Terms:
Deighton, J. -- Publisher.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1789.
Farrant, Richard, Sir -- Bookplate (BEIN Osborn pc145).
Bellamy, D. (Daniel), 1687-.
Bickham, George, 1706?-1771.
Wale, Samuel, -1786.
Grignion, Charles, 1721-1810.

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