Aesop's Fables 100 woodcuts illustrated 1850 Croxall decorative cloth editionBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Literature, Aesop's Fables, Decorative Bindings)
The Fables of Aesop; With Instructible Applications, by Samuel Croxall, D.D.
Published c. 1850, London by T. Allman.
268 pages. Text in English. Publisher's catalog at rear. 100 engraved illustrations, including a fold-out frontis.
Cloth covered boards, lovely floral embossed patterns, smooth spine, ornate pictorial gilt spine.
Joints cracked, cloth chipped along edges
Book remains attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina.
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Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 3 3/8" W.