Barcelona: Juan Francisco Piferrer, 1835. hardcover. Arregladas a la Ultima Ortografia de la Academia, Mejoradas y Anadidas en esta Nueva Edicion. 108 text woodcuts by Jose Vilanova. 285pp. + 6pp. index. Small 8vo, contemporary vellum, title inked by hand on front cover, backstrip slightly chipped at tail; small water stain to corner of first 2 leaves. Barcelona: Juan Francisco Piferrer, 1835. very good(+).
Rare, charmingly illustrated Spanish edition of Aesop's fables. This edition not found in NUC or BMC. With the signature of the Massachusetts educator, clergyman and bookseller, Elias Nason (1811- 1887) and the bookplate of Nelson Osgood Rhoades (1869-1928), an American engineer and consultant to the Mexican government. Palau III, 140.