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Title: The Fables of Aesop, and Others with Designs on Wood [ with the Thumb Print ]
Description: Newcastle, Printed by E. Walker for T. Bewick and Son. 1818. Half Calf, Large 8vo. 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. Near Very Good.

Keywords: thomas bewick

Price: GBP 275.00 = appr. US$ 392.70 Seller: George Jeffery Books
- Book number: 010593

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