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Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists. In Three Books
(Printed for Mathew Carey, 1811)
This is a bare-bones American publication of Dodsley's three books of fables. That is, there are no introductory chapters or final tables or appendices. The paper is quite fragile. The illustrations, one to a fable, are ...
Select Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists in Three Books
(F.C. & J. Rivington; Wilkie & Robinson; et alPrinted for F.C. & J. Rivington, 1812)
This little book with a deteriorating calf spine and a separated calf front cover fits nicely among the Dodsley editions I already have. It seems that the earliest editions from the first in 1761 up to about 1777 favored ...