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The Fables of Aesop: Altemus' Young P
(Henry Altemus, 1899)
Compiled is right! The illustrators in this small, squarish book include Billinghurst, Weir, and Tenniel. The texts come from James and others. The fascinating advertisements for books at the back allow, I believe, ...
Aesop's Fables, Vol. II
(Educational Publishing Company, 1894)
The mate to the Volume I (1892). How nice that I have found its companion! Though the covers are somewhat battered, the book inside is in very good condition. Thirty fables done as in Volume I, with black-board words ...
Damhegion Esop (Gyda 200 O Ddarluniau) (Aesop's Fables with 200 Illustrations)
(Swyddfa'r "Genedl Gymreig"Swyddfa'r Genedi Gymreig, 1896)
This book reproduces Books for the Bairns -I that Stead published as the first volume in his Books for the Bairns series in 1896. The page count (62) and illustrations are identical. This copy has glazed pictorial paper ...
Book 1: Fables and Rhymes: Aesop and Mother Goose
(Western Publishing House, 1898)
This book is virtually identical with another in the collection published in the same year. There are two clear differences on the title-page. This copy gives the publisher as Western Publishing House in Chicago. There ...
(New York Publishing Company, 1895)
This book has identical plates with the American News edition (1885?) without Krilof's fables. This book has an embossed maroon cloth cover, much thicker pages than that edition, and pages gilt at the top. Can the plates ...