The Fables of Aesop, and Others with Designs on Wood [ with the Thumb Print ]

By: Bewick Thomas

Price: £275.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 26x17.5.cm. xxiv, 376pp, 188 fable cuts and 136 tailpieces. Bound in early half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands, gilt lines, marble endpapers. At some time the binding has been repaired?, leather refurbished and coloured. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, 8 pages have a brown spot stain affecting text and engraving, heavy on 2 plates.some general light to moderate spotting, a few pages slightly grubby. Generally pages in good clean condition. A nice copy.

Title: The Fables of Aesop, and Others with Designs on Wood [ with the Thumb Print ]

Author Name: Bewick Thomas

Categories: Antiquarian, Leather Bindings, Illustrated,

Publisher: Newcastle, Printed by E. Walker for T. Bewick and Son: 1818

Binding: Half Calf

Book Condition: Near Very Good

Size: Large 8vo

Seller ID: 010593

Keywords: Thomas Bewick