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Fables de J. de la Fontaine
(Bernardin-Béchet et Fils, 1875)
Here is an extra copy of this book, this one with a green cover. A handy little volume of the complete fables. Good paper. The engravings are nicely done--but most lack sparkle. The best are of the monkey and dolphin ...
The Fables of Aesop [Cover: Warne's Edition of Aesop's Fables]
(Frederick Warne and Co./Scribner, Welford, and Armstrong, 1875)
Here is an extra copy of this book. I have been able to date this book to the period from 1872 to 1878, for it was during that six year period that Scribner's had the title Scribner, Welford, and Armstrong, which is listed ...
Der neue Aesop: Eine Sammlung Fabeln von Lessing, Lichtwer, Pfeffel, etc
(A. H. Payne, 1875)
Bodemann puts this book in the family of Griset's Aesop by Rundell in 1869. She gives "ca. 1875" as its date. As Bodemann points out, the prose and verse texts correspond extensively to those in the Rundell edition. She ...