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Fables of Aesop and Others

Author:
Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)
Editor:
Samuel Croxall (British, baptized Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, 1689–1752)
Artist:
Frontispiece after Vandergucht (British, active 17th–18th century)
Publisher:
Tonson and Watts (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1722
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving, woodcut
Dimensions:
8 1/16 x 7 11/16 in. (20.5 x 19.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of C. J. Ulmann, 1920 23233855/5555552222222222222222222222222222222222222222222220230
Accession Number:
20.97
Not on view
Carl Joseph Ulmann (1863–1929 New York); Donor: Carl Joseph Ulmann (1863–1929 New York)
Linton -Masters W.E. pp. 130-132, Jackson &Chatto (1861)pp. 448 - 451, Graesse I.36
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