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[Fables]. Crithannah, Job (?). R. Cruikshank, illus. Fifty-one Original Fables with Morals and Ethical index,Written by [?]. Embellished with Eighty-five original designs by R. Cruikshank... also a Translation of Plutarch's Banquet of the Seven Sages, Revised for this Work. London: Printed for Hamilton, Adams and Co..., 1833. First edition. Octavo, 251pp. Original cloth lettered in gilt. Eighty-five engraved plates by R. Cruikshank. Tiny chip near lettering, corners bumped but a fine copy.

$250.00

First edition, a fine group of illustrations with dreadfully moralistic and dated text.