- Book Title: Old Friends in New Dress or Select Fables of Aesop in Verse
- Author: Aesop
- ISBN: MW009388
- Publisher: Smith Elder
- Year Published: 1826
- Our Normal Price: £55.00 GBP ($0.00 USD)
- 10% Discounted Price: £49.50 GBP ($0.00 USD)
- Description: Smith Elder and Company, Cornhill, London: 1826 Brown board hardcovers with woodcut illustration to front cover: approximately 4.2 x 7 inches tall: tissue guarded frontispiece showing scenes from Aesop's fables by J. F. Sharpe: engraved by Geo.Presbury. Sculpt. 237 pages plus publisher's lists. Synopsis: An early edition of the selected Fables of Aesop in Verse arranged in two parts, 48 fables in part 1, 78 fables in part 2, with preceding testimonies ' In Favour of This Little Work.' Condition: binding very frail: spine reinforced and partly detached at endpaper hinges: ownership inscription dated 1826: endpapers darkened from age: all pages present but some pages loose, partly attached or reattached: sporadic foxing throughout: overall acceptable and collectable.
- Condition: Collectable- Acceptable
- Dustcover: No
- Binding: Hardback
- Type: Used Books
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