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The Original Fables of La Fontaine

£14.99

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Undated, published by J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd. The Original Fables of La Fontaine, rendered into English prose by Frederick Colin Tilney, part of the Tales for Children from Many Lands series edited by F. C. Tilney. With coloured illustrations by the Author.

Good condition hardback on red cloth boards with stamped decorative binding. Gilt titles and decoration to the front board, along with a colour illustration, dark decorative stain to the top edge of the block. Some signs of shelf wear to the edges of the boards and the top and tail of the spine. Cracked and exposed hinges within the book, however, the binding remains intact. Small numerical inscription to the front free endpaper, which is yellowed. Very sparse marginalia in light pencil, however, the text remains clear, legible and unobstructed throughout.

Item details

Added value:
Decorative stamped binding, colour illustrations.
Author(s):
La Fontaine; Tilney, F. C.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
5¼" x 7"
Edition:
None stated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd
Title:
The Original Fables of La Fontaine

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About this item

Undated, published by J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd. The Original Fables of La Fontaine, rendered into English prose by Frederick Colin Tilney, part of the Tales for Children from Many Lands series edited by F. C. Tilney. With coloured illustrations by the Author.

Good condition hardback on red cloth boards with stamped decorative binding. Gilt titles and decoration to the front board, along with a colour illustration, dark decorative stain to the top edge of the block. Some signs of shelf wear to the edges of the boards and the top and tail of the spine. Cracked and exposed hinges within the book, however, the binding remains intact. Small numerical inscription to the front free endpaper, which is yellowed. Very sparse marginalia in light pencil, however, the text remains clear, legible and unobstructed throughout.

Added value:
Decorative stamped binding, colour illustrations.
Author(s):
La Fontaine; Tilney, F. C.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
5¼" x 7"
Edition:
None stated
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd
Title:
The Original Fables of La Fontaine

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