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Fables, Original and Selected

Author:
Written and designed by James Northcote (British, Plymouth 1746–1831 London)
Editor:
Edmund Southey Rogers (British, active early to mid-19th century)
Editor:
William Brockedon (British, Totnes, Devon 1787–1854 London)
Illustrator:
William Harvey (British, Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1796–1866 Richmond, Surrey)
Engraver:
John Thompson (British, Manchester 1785–1866 London)
Engraver:
Ebenezer Landells (British, Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1808–1860 West Brompton)
Engraver:
Charles Gray (British, born Newcastle, died 1847)
Engraver:
Eliza Thompson (British, active 19th century)
Engraver:
Charles Thurston Thompson (British, Peckham 1816–1868 Paris)
Engraver:
Charlton Nesbit (British, Swalwell 1775–1838 London)
Engraver:
John Jackson (British, Ovingham, Northumberland 1801–1848 London)
Engraver:
Thomas Williams (British, Colchester 1798–1862 after)
Engraver:
Branston & Wright (British, active 1829–35)
Engraver:
Robert Edward Branston (British, ca. 1803–1877 Denmark Hill, Camberwell)
Engraver:
John Wright (British, active 1828–41)
Engraver:
Samuel Machin Slader (British, active 1828–41)
Engraver:
C. M. Gorway (British, 19th century)
Engraver:
Mary Ann Williams (British, born 1788)
Engraver:
Henry White (British, ca. 1790–1861)
Engraver:
George Wilmet Bonner (British, Devizes, Wiltshire 1796–1836)
Engraver:
John Orrin Smith (British, Colchester, Essex 1799–1843 London)
Engraver:
Charles Thompson (British, London 1791–1843 Paris)
Engraver:
Martin (British, 19th century)
Sitter:
James Northcote (British, Plymouth 1746–1831 London)
Dedicatee:
Queen Victoria (British, London 1819–1901 Isle of Wight)
Publisher:
John Murray (London)
Printer:
Charles Whittingham [the elder] (London) at the Chiswick Press
Binder:
Bayntun (Bath, England)
Date:
1833
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 1 1/8 in. (26 x 16.8 x 2.9 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Philip Hofer, 1933
Accession Number:
33.77.3(2)
Not on view
Inscription: In black ink on leaf 2 recto: With the Editor's / Kind regards / July 1879
Philip Hofer (American, Cincinnati, Ohio 1898–1984 Cambridge, Massachusetts); Donor: Philip Hofer (American, Cincinnati, Ohio 1898–1984 Cambridge, Massachusetts)
Rümann - Illus. Buch. XIX Jahrh p. 55; Graesse IV p. 688; Brunet IV 103; Linton pp. 171, 177, 179, 181, 184, 189, 190-193
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