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Fables de la Fontaine
(Alfred Mame et Fils, 1863)
Heretofore my earliest Girardet edition published by Mame has been in 1874. Bodemann #330 lists a first illustrated edition in 1857, which had been preceded by an unillustrated version in 1853. That 1857 illustrated ...
Fables de La Fontaine
(Garnier Frères, Libraires-Éditeurs, 1868)
This extra copy is not only split down the middle. It has lost some pages there between VII 3 and VII 10. The front cover is present but unattached. The frontispiece of the elephant is intact and in place. What a master ...