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Cats, Jacob, 1577–1660

Moral emblems : with aphorisms, adages, and proverbs, of all ages and nations / from Jacob Cats and Robert Farlie ; with illustrations freely rendered, from designs found in their works, by John Leighton ... ; the whole translated and edited, with additions, by Richard Pigot ...

London : Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts, 1860.
Physical Description:
xvi, 239 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PT5626.E5 P5 1860+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Bound in red publisher's cloth, stamped in black and gold.
Binding signed JL (i.e. John Leighton).
Binder's ticket: Edmonds & Remnants, London.
Plates engraved by Thomas Bolton, Dalziel, De Wilde, Edmund Evans, W.T. Green, Horace Harral, Mason Jackson, Henry Leighton, [Frederick James?] Smythe [i.e. Smyth], Joseph Swain, William Luson Thomas, and Josiah Wood Whimper; after designs by John Leighton.
"The original designs of Adrian van de Venne, in a few instances only, have been deviated from." - Intro., p. xii.
Printed by Richard Clay.
Subject Terms:
Clay, Richard -- Printer.
Edmonds & Remnants -- Bookbinder.
Fry, Clements Collard, 1892-1955. -- Ownership (med copy).
Leighton, John, 1822-1912, binding designer.
Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts -- Publisher.
Wood engravings -- 1860.
Farlie, Robert.
Venne, Adriaen Pietersz. van de, 1589-1662.
Leighton, John, 1822-1912.
Pigot, Richard.
Bolton, Thomas, active 1851-1893, engraver.
Dalziel Brothers engraver
De Wilde, engraver.
Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905, engraver.
Green, W. T., active 1837-1872, engraver.
Harral, Horace, engraver.
Jackson, Mason, 1819-1903, engraver.
Leighton, Henry, fl. 1851-1872, engraver.
Smyth, Frederick James, fl. 1841-1867, engraver.
Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909, engraver.
Thomas, William Luson, 1830-1900, engraver.
Whymper, Josiah Wood, 1813-1903, engraver.

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