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Fables in English and French Verse Translated from the Original Latin of Gabriel Faerno
(Claude Du BoscPrinted for C. Du Bosc and sold by C. Davis,, 1741)
Bodemann 119.1. Here is a third copy of this fine book. This copy lacks the first page of the dedication immediately following the title-page. This copy's covers have separated but are present. As I wrote of the good ...
Le Nouvel Esope: Fables Choisies
(Chez la Veuve Delormel et FilsDelormel & Fils, 1749)
Twenty-six rhyming verse fables on 52 pages. Marbled paper covers. No introductory or concluding material other than a colophon on the last page indicating various permissions and a registration. There are printer's ...
Fables Gravées Par Sadeler, Avec Un Discours Préliminaire Et Les Sens Moraux En Distiques
(Hachette Livre, 1743)
This is a print-on-demand xerox copy of the 1747 original. I picked it up to compare with the 1689 Sadeler edition I bought form Scott Schilb. The illustrations here of the 139 fables are fascinating. They have strong ...