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Aesop's Fables

Aesop's Fables


George Harrap, 1936. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Limited Edition. Engraved title page and 11 copper-engraved plates, plus numerous large pictorial initials, all after Stephen Gooden. 10x7, full vellum gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut, marbled endpapers; original pink marbled slipcase with paper printed spine label. Limited Edition, no. 383 of 525 copies, signed by the illustrator. Beautiful tight copy with the stunning art deco illustrations of Gooden. Signed by Gooden at the colophon. Light toning and soiling to slipcase, gilt tooling is bright and clear, sharp tidy corners, head and tail interior crisp and bright; volume about near fine. slipcase. Signed by Illustrator(s)
1375 USD