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Select fables of Esop and other fabulists
Birmingham: John Baskervlle [sic], for R. and J. Dodsley in Pall Mall, 1764. 1764 Aesop's Fables Mythology English Robert Dodsley Woodcuts Meziriac FAMOUS"A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him." ― Aesop, Aesop's FablesAesop's fables have been printed for centuries and include some of the most famous fables and tales of all time. This 1764 English edition was translated into English by Robert Dodsley and includes a 'life of Aesop' collected by de Meziriac along with charming woodcut engravings. Lowndes says of this translation:"This is considered the best translation of Aesop".Item number: #11803Price: $599AESOPSelect fables of Esop and other fabulistsBirmingham : Printed by John Baskervlle [sic], for R. and J. Dodsley in Pall Mall, 1764.Details: · Collation: Complete with all pageso [2], lxxvii, [1], 186, [28]· References: Lowndes 17; · Provenance: Handwritten - Lucy Hume, 1785· Language: English · Binding: Leather; tight & secure· Size: ~7in X 5in (18cm x 13cm)Our Guarantee:Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!11803Photos available upon request.
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian [Columbia, MO, U.S.A.]

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