Aesop’s Fables by Stephen Gooden
Aesop’s Fables, translated by Sir Roger L’Estange, with 12 copper engravings including the title page by Stephen Gooden. Also 198 engraved initials throughout the text of the book. The volume is published on hand made paper and is a limited edition.
Original vellum covers with gilt illustrations of a fox and grapes in the corners with double borders.Top edges are gilt. Untrimmed page ends. Clean marbled pink end pages. Clean contents throughout. Loose paper guarded full page illustrations. Signed by the illustrator with limited confirmation at the end of the book. 310 pp. 8 x 26 cm.
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