London: T. Bensley, for J. Edwards and E. Harding, 1797
Thomas Gaffield; his gift to MFA Library, 1895; transferred to Print Dept., 1904.
Gift of Thomas Gaffield
Fables ancient and modern; translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace and Chaucer: with original poems.
- Engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi, Italian, worked in England and Portugal, 1728–1815
- Engraved by Thomas Cheesman, English, 1760–1835
- Engraved by William Nelson Gardiner, Irish, worked in England, 1766–1814
- After Lady Diana Spencer Beauclerk, English, 1734–1808
- Author John Dryden, English, 1631–1700
- Author Geoffrey Chaucer, English, died in 1400
- Author Giovanni Boccaccio, Italian, 1313–1375
- Printer Thomas Bensley, English, about 1760–1835
- Publisher James Edwards, English, 1757–1816
- Publisher Edward Harding, English, 1755–1840