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AESOP'S FABLES
William Heinemann 1912 - 1st 1912. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. 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. Spine bumped, worn and slightly darkened. Wear to corners and bump to lower front corner. Front joint just starting to crack plus a couple of hinges cracked but binding still tight. Grubby fingermarks, mainly to lower margins and mostly in first half of book. A few fox spots to contents. Rear endpapers grubby with some foxing. All plates present. [R] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Stella & Rose's Books, PBFA]
Last Found On: 2017-09-23           Check availability:      AbeBooks    

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