Category: Illustrated Books

Sort

Showing 1-1 of 1

Thomas Bewick & the Fables of Aesop. History of the Fables ... With an original leaf from the first edition (1818) of The Fables of Aesop and . . .one of BEWICK'S original wood engravings.

By: BEWICK, Thomas; John W. Borden; Janet S. Krueger.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, The Book Club of California, 1983.: 1983

Seller ID: LV2048


// Series: Book Club of California, no. 175. Tall 8vo. 58 pp. Original brown papered boards with printed white spine label, plain off-white dust-jacket. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 518 numbered copies, printed by Jack Stauffacher of The Greenwood Press. Contains an original leaf from the 1818 first edition of Bewick's Fables of Aesop and new impressions from the original blocks of Bewick's wood engravings for The Boar and the Ass. Full title: Thomas Bewick & the Fables of Aesop. Biographical Sketch ... History of the Fables ... With an original leaf from the first edition (1818) of The Fables of... View more info