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The Fables of Aesop Paraphrased in Verse: Adorn'd with Sculpture, and Illustrated with Annotations. The Second Edition.

London: Thomas Roycroft, 1668

Provenance

Pauncefort-Duncombe of Brickhill Manor [bookplate]; Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, September 28, 1988.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow in memory of Paul Bernat

Aesopic's: or a Second Collection of Fables, Paraphras'd in Verse: Adorn'd with Sculpture, and Illustrated with Annotations.

Androcleus or, the Roman Slave

The Ephesian Matron: or Widows Tears

1668

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Wing A697-698; Pennington, Hollar, 333-418; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, [Stoop] pp. 122-23, nos. 39-62

Dimensions

Overall: 41.5 x 28.3 x 7 cm (16 5/16 x 11 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.419

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 150 etchings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books