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Fabulae Aesopi Selectae, or Select Fables of Aesop
(Printed for John Conrad & Co. ... [by] T. L. PlowmanPrinted for John Conrad et al, 1802)
Early American edition of a book of many editions in England; see my ninth edition (1784). The introduction has tighter typeface. The texts follow 1784's exact pagination and divisions but with new typeface. The Latin ...
Fables of Aesop and Others. Translated into English. With Instructive Applications and a Print before each Fable
(Peter Brynberg, 1802)
For a start on this little book, consult my comments on the eleventh edition (1778) and seventeenth edition (1805) of Croxall's original work of 1722. This very early American Croxall (perhaps the first US edition?) falls ...
Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists in Three Books. Ancient, Modern, and Original
(S. Fisher, 1802)
According to Bodemann, the text makeup of this book is the same as in the origianal 1761 edition with the exception of A New Life of Aesop. Osborne and Mozley in London had apparently issued a new edition in 1800, and ...
Les Fables d' Ésope, Mises en François, Avec le sens moral en quatre vers
(Chez Amable Leroy, Libraire, 1802)
The title continues Nouvelle edition, revue, corrigée et augmentée de la vie d'Esope, dédiée á la Jeunesse. What a wonderful find on eBay! This little book is about 3½ x 5½. The life of Aesop, unillustrated, takes the ...