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Aesop (c. 620-560 B.C.)

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2386
Lot:
199
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$499$425

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2386
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Aesop (c. 620-560 B.C.), The Fables of Aesop, with a Life of the Author and Embellished with one Hundred and twelve Plates, London: John Stockdale, 1793, two volumes, modern gilt lettered half calf with marbled boards, 112 plates including titles, 8vo, (scattered foxing and staining, later endpapers). Bentley, Blake Books, 460.
Estimate $300-500

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British Columbia, London, John Stockdale, Aesop, Aesop's Fables, Ancient Greek literature, Book, Fable, Fabulists

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