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Favourite Fables, In Prose and Verse.

Author:
Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)
Illustrator:
Harrison William Weir (British, Lewes, Sussex 1824–1906 Appledore, Kent)
Engraver:
John Greenaway (British, 1816–1890)
Engraver:
Butterworth and Heath (London)
Publisher:
Griffith & Farran (London)
Printer:
Wertheimer, Lea & Co. (London)
Date:
1870
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving (from drawings)
Dimensions:
8 5/16 x 6 3/8 x 13/16 in. (21.1 x 16.2 x 2 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Administrative Purchase Fund, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.553.4
Not on view
Inscription: Inside flyleaf: "Ist edition, ...Osborne Collection"
Darnton, p. 9; Carpenter and Prichard, p. 564.
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