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dc.contributor.authorTranslated into Verse by Walter Thornburyen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorDoré, With Gustaveen_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-15T20:34:01Z
dc.date.available2017-05-15T20:34:01Z
dc.date.issued1868en_US
dc.identifier.other11173 (Access ID)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/113016
dc.description.abstractThis British segment begins with Fable LX on 193 and ends with LXVIII on 216. It is well preserved, without odors and with almost no foxing. I was becoming accustomed to three full-page illustrations per segment, but the full page illustrations here, well rendered, are only "The Wolf, the Mother, and the Child" and "The Lark and Her Little Ones." I have guessed a date of 1868 for this portion because advertisements speak of publications appearing late in January. In fact, to my surprise, many advertisements are for various forms of valentines, to be given of course in mid-February. There are perfumed valentines and musical valentines! Initial valentines and "mediaeval" valentines! Mounted valentines and flowery valentines! My! One advertisement hawks no less than nine series -- other than this one -- done by Gustave Doré.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityTranslated into Verse by Walter Thornburyen_US
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherCassell, Petter, and Galpinen_US
dc.titleCassell's Illustrated Book of Fables: La Fontaine, Part 9en_US
dc.typeBook, Whole
dc.publisher.locationLondon and NYen_US
dc.acquired.locationthelinhay2015, Devon, UK, through eBayen_US
dc.cost.otherCost: £6.88en_US
dc.cost.usCost: 8.58en_US
dc.date.acquired2017-02en_US
dc.date.printed1868en_US
dc.identifier.bodemanncf. #342.3en_US
dc.subject.local1La Fontaineen_US
dc.title.setCasGB 9en_US
dc.time.yr1868


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