Fables of La Fontaine.

LA FONTAINE. Grandville, J.J. (illustrator)

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Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Wright & Colman
Date Published: 1891

Description: Frontispiece, and hundreds of fine woodcuts by J.J. Grandville. Translated by Elizur Wright, Jr. Text in English and French. 2 volumes. Very thick imperial 8vos, older 3/4 brown morocco; gilt-decorated spines with raised bands, t.e.g. (bindings lightly edgeworn; some faint foxing throughout). Boston and New York: Elizur Wright, Jr. and William Colman, 1891. Second edition of this translation, unexpurgated. A very good(+) copy

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 214971


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