Select Fables; with Cuts, Designed and Engraved by Thomas and John Bewick, and Others, Previous to the Year 1784. Together with a Memoir, and a Descriptive Catalogue of the Works of Messrs. Bewick.

BEWICK, Thomas & John. Bewick (illustrator)

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Place Published: Newcastle
Publisher: Hodgson
Date Published: 1820

Description: Illustrated throughout with many in-text engravings. xl, 332 pages. 8vo, original blind-stamped decorative cloth (edgeworn; neatly re-backed in older brown morocco with simple lettering "Berwick's Select Fables, 1820". Newcatle: Printed by S. Hodgson for Emerson Charnley et al, 1820. Some signatures slightly sprung, still a good copy, internally clean.

Comments: Without the colophon on final page, which seems to indicate this is a pirated edition. --Tattersfield II, p. 624.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 158146


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