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Fables...with the Life of the Author. Embellish'd with Seventy Elegant Engravings. In One Volume Complete.

London: C. Whittingham, for G. & J. Robinson [and 18 others, about 1796]


Acquired in 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

about 1796

Place of Publication

London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1510

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 70 engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books