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The Fables of La Fontaine [Limited Edition, Signed]

The Fables of La Fontaine [Limited Edition, Signed]

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The Fables of La Fontaine [Limited Edition, Signed]

by LA FONTAINE, Jean de; Marianne Moore, trans

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New York: Viking Press, 1954. First Thus. Limited to 400 copies of which this is no. 267. Large, thick octavo (25cm.); original red cloth, gilt-lettered spine, in black glossy board slipcase; x,342pp.; photographic frontispiece. Spine a bit faded, else a Fine, mostly unopened copy. Slipcase worn with a few panels starting to separate, Good or better. Signed by the translator on limitation page. ABBOTT A11.a1b.

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Bookseller
Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
20615
Title
The Fables of La Fontaine [Limited Edition, Signed]
Author
LA FONTAINE, Jean de; Marianne Moore, trans
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Thus
Publisher
Viking Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1954
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Poetry; Literature Before 1900; France;

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Octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
Cloth
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Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Unopened
A state in which all or some of the pages of a book have not been separated from the adjacent pages, caused by a traditional...

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