The Fables of Aesop in Two Uolumes

The Fables of Aesop in Two Uolumes : Paraphras'd in Verse, Adorn'd with 160 Copper Sculptures, and Illustrated with Annotations / By John Ogilby, Esq. ... (1675)

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EARLY FABLES & FAIRY TALES. Imagine holding history in your hands. Now you can. Digitally preserved and previously accessible only through libraries as Early English Books Online, this rare material is now available in single print editions. Thousands of books written between 1475 and 1700 can be delivered to your doorstep in individual volumes of high quality historical reproductions. This series includes many translations, some illustrated, of some of the most well-known mythologies of today. The collection includes Aesop's Fables and English fairy tales, as well as many Greek, Latin and even Oriental parables. Also included is criticism and interpretation on the subject.
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"The fables of AEsop in two uolumes: paraphras'd in verse, adorn'd with 160 copper sculptures, and illustrated with annotations / by John Ogilby, esq. ..."
Aesop's fables.
Ogilby, John, 1600-1676.
[Edition statement: ] The third edition.
[10], 59, 244 p., 82 leaves of plates.
London: Printed for T. Basset, R. Clavel, and R. Chiswel, and are to be sold by Samuel Keble ...,
Wing / A702
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
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  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 484 pages
  • 186 x 244 x 26mm | 861.82g
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240828098
  • 9781240828098