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    [Jean de la Fontaine]. Fables de J. de la Fontaine. [No place: circa 1880s]. Seventy-one engraved plates, bound.

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    [Etchings]. [Jean de la Fontaine]. Fables de J. de la Fontaine. [N.p., n.d. ca. 1880's]. Seventy-one engraved plates. Small quarto. Portrait of la Fontaine and sixty-nine engraved portraits, engraved by Oudry after Courtry, Greux, Mongin, etc. All plates are mounted on stubs, and are printed on laid-paper. Bound in near contemporary full vellum, boards ruled in black and red, spine painted in red and black. Marbled endleaves. Binding a bit toned and soiled, with some wear; boards bowed; very minor occasional soiling on plates. Plates generally bright. Near fine.



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