Bewick's Select fables of Aesop and others : in three parts ... : to which are prefixed The life of Aesop and An essay upon fable / by Oliver Goldsmith ... ; with the original wood engravings by Thomas Bewick ; and an illustrated preface by Edwin Pearson.
- Additional Title(s):
Aesop's fables. English.
- London : Bickers & Son, [188-?].
- Physical Description:
- xl, 312 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
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Bound in gold- and black-stamped red publisher's cloth, with stamped green paper onlay design.
Binder's ticket: W. Bone & Son, 76 Fleet Street, London, E.C.
"Faithfully reprinted from the rare Newcastle edition published by T. Saint in 1784."
Printed by Ballantyne and Company.
- Subject Terms:
- Ballantyne and Company -- Printer.Bickers & Son -- Publisher.Bone (W.) and Son -- Bookbinder.
- Wood engravings -- [188-?].
- (from t.p.) I. Fables extracted from Dodsley's
- II. Fables with reflections in prose and verse
- III. Fables in verse.