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    "The Fables of Æsop - One of Detmold's Best Works

    [Edward J. Detmold, illustrator]. Aesop. The Fables of Æsop. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1909.

    Limited edition, number 317 of 750 copies signed by the illustrator, Edwards J. Detmold on the limitation page. Large quarto. Illustrated with twenty-five mounted color plates.

    Original cream cloth elaborately stamped in gilt on covers and spine. Spine lettered in gilt. Spine just slightly browned, minor offsetting to endpapers. Still, a near fine, clean copy. Housed in original silk-covered slipcase (fairly worn). This edition has two plates not reproduced in the trade edition.


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