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JEAN DE LA FONTAINE THE FABLES A Selection Rendered into the English Language by Elizur Wright and adorned… by  Jean de (1621-1695) translated by Elizur Wright La Fontaine - First Edition - 1975 - from Abbey Antiquarian Books (SKU: E49928)

JEAN DE LA FONTAINE THE FABLES A Selection Rendered into the English Language by Elizur Wright and adorned throughout with Illustrations & Decorations after Gustave Doré

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JEAN DE LA FONTAINE THE FABLES A Selection Rendered into the English Language by Elizur Wright and adorned throughout with Illustrations & Decorations after Gustave Doré

by La Fontaine, Jean de (1621-1695) translated by Elizur Wright

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  • hardcover
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London printed in Spain: Jupiter Books 1st thus, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Frontispiece portrait of La Fontaine with illustrations (about 30 full-page + text illustrations on yellow half column) after Gustave Doré.. Small quarto cloth in dust jacket (tips rubbed) 224pp. Text in French and English. Corner of front endpaper cut away else V.G. *Taken from the 1867 edition.

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Abbey Antiquarian Books GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
E49928
Title
JEAN DE LA FONTAINE THE FABLES A Selection Rendered into the English Language by Elizur Wright and adorned throughout with Illustrations & Decorations after Gustave Doré
Author
La Fontaine, Jean de (1621-1695) translated by Elizur Wright
Illustrator
Frontispiece portrait of La Fontaine with illustrations (about 30 full-page + text illustrations on yellow half column) after Gu
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Jupiter Books 1st thus
Place of Publication
London printed in Spain
Date Published
1975
Keywords
fables Aesop
Bookseller catalogs
Fable and Emblem Books;

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We are antiquarian booksellers established in Gloucestershire, England for over twenty years. We have general stock and specialise in early illustrated and children's books and pop-ups. We are members of PBFA.

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