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Aesop's Fables: A New Version, Chiefly from Original Sources

Author:
Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)
Author:
Reverend Thomas James (British, 1809–1863)
Artist:
Sir John Tenniel (British, London 1820–1914 London)
Publisher:
Porter & Coates (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Published in:
Philadelphia
Date:
[ca. 1848]
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
7 11/16 x 5 1/4 in. (19.5 x 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of John B. Willenbacher, 1963
Accession Number:
63.599
Not on view
Inscription: In pencil on facing page of front flyleaf verso: Grace M. Geidner / Allentown / Pa. / May. 24, th 1888.
John B. Willenbacher; Donor: John B. Willenbacher
Univ. Cat. I.S. (1848 ed); Sarzano p. 38 (1848 ed); White G p. 100 (1848 ed); Graesse I p. 37 (1848 ed); All mention 1st edition of 1848 with 100 illustrations.
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