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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Ernest Griset.
Stock no. 2127858
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1893. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt and brown titles and decorations. Popular Edition. B/w illustrations. With text based chiefly upon Croxall, La Fontaine, and L'estrange. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; top edge of spine has some small splits and chips; a little fraying to cloth. Bookplate to front pastedown. Joints are cracked and browned. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Some foxing and margin marks.

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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 2127338
Published by Folio Society. 3rd 2000. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Peach cloth, red bird decoration to front, gilt titles to spine. Green title to front. 23 beautiful colour plates plus b/w line drawings. A little fading and small bump to spine. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some scuffing and wear to slip case, which also has some chipping to corners.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Charles Folkard.
Stock no. 2126385
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1912. Very good condition.

The De Luxe limited edition of 250 copies. Cream pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Large format. 12 wonderful tipped-in colour plates mounted on brown paper with captioned tissue-guards plus b/w text illustrations. 209 numbered pages, top edge gilt and others untrimmed. Burgundy silk page marker. SIGNED by Publishers. This is Copy No. 184. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Darkening/browning to spine. A few grubby marks to covers. Yellow stain to one corner of rear cover. Front joint is cracked. Foxing to pages in varying degrees; some pages just have foxing to outer page edges. All colour plates are present and in excellent condition!

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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 2126057
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1909. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth with gilt titles and illustration to front. Pictorial endpapers. 23 beautiful tipped-in colour plates with tissue-guards. Assumed 1st edition. Spotting/browning to spine; some chipping to cloth at top and tail; a little fraying. Wear along cover edges; a few small nicks at corners. Some foxing and browning, mostly to prelims. All plates present. Bottom corner of page 144 has small piece torn off.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 2125109
Published by Collins Clear-Type Press. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Yellow pictorial boards and spine (showing the Fox and the Raven). 4 colour plates plus b/w text illustrations throughout. Bumping to spine and corners. Some foxing to covers. Front joint next to half-title page is a bit cracked; tear hole to front endpaper. Light foxing. Contents are still very good. All plates present.

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SOME OF AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Alfred Caldecott. Illustrated by Randolph Caldecott.
Stock no. 2124995
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 1st 1883. Almost very good condition.

Some of aesop's fables with modern instances shewn in designs by Randolph Caldecott from new translations by Alfred Caldecott. The engravings by J.D. Cooper. Large format. Brown pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to cloth at corners. Black mark to spine. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. There also also a stain to outer page edges, which has seeped through to some page margins. Some margin marks.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 2124994
Published by The Children's Press. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Colour pictorial boards, front picture of the fox and the eagle. 8 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. First fable is The Eagle and the Fox. A few marks to spine. Wear to cover edges, with some chipping. Rear cover has a few stains. Page browning. A few foxspots and page margin marks.

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ANNO'S AESOP
Written by Mitsumasa Anno; Aesop. Illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno.
Stock no. 1815753
Published by Reinhardt Books. 1st UK 1990. Fine condition.

A Book of Fables by Aesop and Mr. Fox retold by Anno. Cream and white glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 63 pages. ISBN: 1871061245.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1317183
Published by William Heinemann. 1933. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cheaper edition. Red cloth, black titles and vignettes. 8 colour plates. B/w text illustrations. 223 numbered pages. 8 x 5.5". A chunky book being 1.5" thick. Spine slightly bumped. Some slight fading to spine and covers. Endpapers partly browned. Dustwrapper is grubby at front edges, has some slight foxing and has a few small tape repairs.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Michael Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 1208716
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards. Gold title to spine. Pretty full-page colour illustrations. 27 pages. ISBN: 041652950X. Top and tail of spine slightly rubbed. Top front corner very slightly bumped. Price-cut wrapper is sunned at spine and slightly rubbed at edges.

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ANNO'S AESOP
Written by Mitsumasa Anno; Aesop. Illustrated by Mitsumasa Anno.
Stock no. 1507051
Published by Reinhardt Books. 1st 1990. Very good condition.

A Book of Fables by Aesop and Mr. Fox retold by Anno. Cream and white glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. 63 pages. ISBN: 1871061245. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Large inscription in pen to front endpaper otherwise contents clean.

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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; V.S. Vernon Jones. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1406453
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Numerous memorable illustrations including 13 colour plates. Contains several self-caricatures of Rackham, including him in the guise of the 'new master' who gives the black boy a 'good scrubbing', and the man who catches a flea! Available in two separate trade editions, this is the green cloth binding with gilt titles and decorations. Green/white pictorial endpapers. 223 pages. 8 x 6". Introduction by G.K. Chesterton. New translation by Jones. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine a little faded at top. Couple of hinges are cracked. Small bookseller's label to bottom of front pastedown. Browning to endpapers. Name and date to half title page. Foxing to contents. Some grubby marks to page edges. One plate has ragged edges. Other plates are in very good condition.

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