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Fables by the Late Mr Gay - volume the second

£60.00

Product description

An early second volume of Aesop's fables retold in verse by John Gay. Includes engravings.
Printed 1738.
The leather hardback is worn with the front split and almost detached along the spine. The title has been updated with what appears to be cloth. The binding is sound but splitting at the covers. There is a mark on the front endpaper with blots from the ink on the back of the front cover and marks on the back cover/endpaper. There is a name at the top of the title page. Otherwise the pages are in good clean condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Gay, John
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 20.6 x 2.6 cm
Edition:
1738
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
155
Publisher:
J & P Knapton & T Cox
Title:
Fables by the Late Mr Gay - volume the second

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An early second volume of Aesop's fables retold in verse by John Gay. Includes engravings.
Printed 1738.
The leather hardback is worn with the front split and almost detached along the spine. The title has been updated with what appears to be cloth. The binding is sound but splitting at the covers. There is a mark on the front endpaper with blots from the ink on the back of the front cover and marks on the back cover/endpaper. There is a name at the top of the title page. Otherwise the pages are in good clean condition.

Author(s):
Gay, John
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
13 x 20.6 x 2.6 cm
Edition:
1738
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
155
Publisher:
J & P Knapton & T Cox
Title:
Fables by the Late Mr Gay - volume the second

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