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Aesop's Fables with His Life: In English, French and Latin

Author:
Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)
Translator:
Thomas Philipott (British, died 1682)
Author:
Verses by Mrs. Aphra Behn (British, Kent ca. 1640–1689 London)
Illustrator:
Francis Barlow (British, Lincolnshire ca. 1626–1704 London)
Dedicatee:
William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire (British, 1641–1707 London)
Printer:
H. Hills, Jr. (British, 17th century)
Published in:
London
Date:
1687
Medium:
Illustrations: etching
Dimensions:
12 1/4 x 8 1/8 x 1 5/16 in. (31.1 x 20.6 x 3.3 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Marie L. Russell, 1946
Accession Number:
46.117.12
Not on view
Marking: Bookplate on inside front cover: Marie Russell / 1905 / He Serves All / Who Dares Be True
Marie L. Russell; Donor: the Estate of Marie L. Russell
Univ. Cat. I. p. 9; Sparrow p. 96-102; Meyer III p. 23; Graesse I p. 36; Hodnett, p. 197
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