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Fabelbuch für die Jugend
(Julius Hoffmann, 1880)
Here is a sturdy book in very good condition featuring a strong chromolithograph pasted onto its cloth cover: King Lion is seated on a raised dias, surrounded by various animals and with an arch behind him proclaiming the ...
Fables Ancient and Modern Adapted for the Use of Children from Three to Eight Years of Age
(Thomas Hodgkins, 1805)
A terrific find. This is Volume II of the first edition, published as the cover says in 1805. So far I find few records or images of this first edition on line. An early edition mentioned online is the 1807 second ...
Fables for Children (Cover: Picture Fables)
(Leavitt and Allen, 1860)
This book is strange for a number of reasons. First, not so surprisingly, it has a different title on its cover, "Picture Fables," than on its title-page, "Fables for Children." Secondly, I can find no information on it ...