DETMOLD, Edward J. (illustrator); AESOP.

The Fables of Aesop.

£1,100

The Fables of Aesop.

London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1909

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The Fables of Aesop.

Description

A handsomely illustrated edition comprising twenty-five fables by the master of that genre, Aesop. Detmold’s complex & arresting illustrations are the perfect accompaniment to these tales.

Description

Limited edition, number 62 of 740 copies signed by the artist; large 4to; 25 tipped-in colour plates by Detmold, light toning to endpapers; publisher’s pictorial cloth gilt, a little toned and rubbed at extremities, a few small splits to rear joint but firm, dent to spine, otherwise very good and internally near fine.

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Stock ID: 95920