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Description

Heading: (Grandville, J.J., illustrator)
Author: La Fontaine, [Jean de]
Title: Fables de La Fontaine
Place Published: Paris
Publisher:H. Fournier aine
Date Published: 1838
Description:


2 volumes. [2], xxviii, 292; [2], 312 pp. Illustrated with wood engravings by J.J. Grandville. (8vo) 23.5x15.5 cm (9¼x5¾"), three-quarter red morocco over beige cloth, spine titled and ruled in gilt, raised bands, marbled edges and endpapers.



Wonderful, humorous and snide illustrations by Grandville.

Condition

Rubbing to spines and extremities, boards scuffed; bookplates of Benjamin Gray on front pastedowns, internal foxing and toning; overall very good.

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Fables de La Fontaine, 1838

Estimate $200 - $300Nov 07
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