THE FABLES OF AESOP With a Life of the Author and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates in Two Volumes. AESOP.
THE FABLES OF AESOP With a Life of the Author and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates in Two Volumes
THE FABLES OF AESOP With a Life of the Author and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates in Two Volumes
THE FABLES OF AESOP With a Life of the Author and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates in Two Volumes

THE FABLES OF AESOP With a Life of the Author and Embellished with One Hundred & Twelve Plates in Two Volumes

Printed for John Stockdale, 1793. Item #137339

2 vols. Tall 8vo (10¾ x 7 ins). Rebound in later half morocco on marbled paper-laid boards, spines elaborately gilt tooled in six compartments, marbled endpapers (corners bumped and tender - otherwise a VG set). Pp. [iii] + lxv + [3] + 891 + [3] blank [&] [iii] + xi + 248 + [2] blank, no half titles, with advert for Gay's Fables, illus with 2 engraved titles and 110 plates (bottom corner of plate 105 torn away; previous owner's armorial bookplate on front paste-downs; no inscriptions).

Price: £850.00

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