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dc.contributor.authorBates, Clara Dotyen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorGarrett, Lungren, Hassam, Barnes, Sweeneyen_US
dc.date.accessioned2020-03-25T17:00:42Z
dc.date.available2020-03-25T17:00:42Z
dc.date.issued1884en_US
dc.identifier.other12238 (Access ID)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/126467
dc.description.abstractHere is a curious find with ties to four books already in the collection. It is closest to the copy from Old Children's Books in New Orleans in June, '87. The only difference here lies in the red cloth cover with the title placed before a half sunburst, a panel highlighting TH, images for LM, and acknowledgement of author and artists. Internally, the books are identical. The next closest comes from Bookhouse, Arlington Oct., '91, which is different on both sides of the title-page. Two further cousins have identical content after the first few pages but have a different title, "Select Fables" on their front covers. As I wrote of the Old Children's Books version, one finds here prose versions followed by Bates' long poetic versions surrounded with art. The best illustrations are of FS and FK. This version has the same error in the title of the prose version: "The Lark and the Farmer" should have a plural for the bird. The spine is become detached from the block of this book.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityMrs. Clara Doty Bates
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherD. Lothropen_US
dc.titleSelections from Aesop's Fables (Cover: Aesop's Fables)en_US
dc.publisher.locationBostonen_US
dc.acquired.locationDouglas Brown, Baytown TX through Ebayen_US
dc.cost.usCost: $35.00en_US
dc.date.acquired2020-02
dc.date.printed1884en_US
dc.subject.local1Aesop
dc.title.set0en_US
dc.time.yr1884en_US


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