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Fables and Satires, With a Preface on the Esopean Fable
(Archibald Constable and Co., 1809)
There are three sections here, before four satires and notes (211) on both volumes. Beware: Volume the Second is placed by mistake in the midst of notes on the first volume (233). New to me in the first section, a ...
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 d'Ésope, Mises en Français avec le sens moral en quatre vers, Tome Premier
(Chez Leprieur, 1806)
This pair of volumes is curiously not in Bodemann, even though #191 is Le Prieur's apparent companion volume Fables de la Fontaine, with a second edition in 1807. Planudes' life of Aesop takes this first volume up to 144. ...
Les fables d'Ésope, avec soixante figures d'après Barlow : collection de gravures piquantes eta d'apologues ingenieux pour l'amusement et l'instruction de la jeunesse.
(Chez Genets jeune, 1805)
As Bodemann points out, this edition adds a life of Aesop to earlier editions, though those seem to have included more fables and illustrations. This is a landscape-formatted smaller (6½" x 4½") book. I have seen this ...