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The Children's Picture Fable-Book Containing One Hundred and Sixty Fables
(George Routledge and Sons, 1860)
Hobbs gives 1860 as the date of the first edition of this work, by Routledge. Might this be it? The book is slightly larger in format than my 1861 Harper & Brothers edition. See my notes there. This edition features ...
Fables de La Fontaine
(J. Vermot, Libraire-Éditeur, 1860)
This beautiful book is surprisingly not in Bodemann. Vermot is not listed there. Hadamar(d) is for two works: a second edition of Lachambeaudie's fables in 1855 and the 1867 LeFevre edition of La Fontaine in collaboration ...
Child's Book of Fables
(Leavitt & Allen, 1860)
Both the cover and the identical first illustration in this fragile little eight-page pamphlet have been colored, though with different color schemes. An older man holds a book and perhaps reads from it while two children ...
Phaedri Augusti Liberti Fabularum Aesopiarum Libri Quinque.
(John Murphy Company, 1860)
Formerly the possession of the Divine Word Seminary in East Troy, Wisconsin. Book history investigators will find much here. This book uses the same plates used earlier (1860/90?) by a different publisher (Baltimore ...
Fables en Images
(Imagerie Pellerin - Epinal, 1860)
The cover of this oversized (almost 12 x 15½) book shows FC, along with the text for this fable. Inside this cover there are twenty-three posters or broadsides. The little binding that there was in this supersized pamphlet ...