The Fables of Aesop and Others with Designs on Wood By Thomas Bewick.

By: Aesop

Price: $66.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


xxiv.376pgs. Very Good condition red cloth hardcover, top edge gilt, slight fading to spine and toning to title piece, slight foxing to fore-edge and text, binding sound and apparently at least partially unread, as many pages remain uncut along fore-edge (see images). Illustrated throughout with woodcuts by Thomas Bewick. This is the 1903 later edition, a facsimile of the 1818 and 1823 editions printed by E. Walker for T. Bewick & Son. Each of the 189 tales contains a headpiece and talepiece woodcut illustration by Thomas Bewick, as well as an "application", i.e. the lesson to be learned from the tale. Book #2575

Title: The Fables of Aesop and Others with Designs on Wood By Thomas Bewick.

Author Name: Aesop

Illustrator: Thomas Bewick

Categories: Gift Ideas, History, The Arts, Art, Illustrators, Juvenile Reading and Collectible, Poetry, Drama, Verse, Essays, Fiction, Literature, Mystery, Classics, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: 1903 Edition

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1903

Binding: Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 16mo - 6.75 Inches Tall

Seller ID: 2575