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- 1694 Fables of Aesop & Other Eminent Mythologists Second Edition Folio 13" Tall
1694 Fables of Aesop & Other Eminent Mythologists Second Edition Folio 13" Tall
FABLES, OF AESOP AND OTHER EMINENT MYTHOLOGISTS: WITH MORALS AND REFLEXIONS Aesop. London: printed for R. Sare, B. Took, M. Gillyflower, A. & J. Churchil, J. Hindmarsh, and G. Sawbridge, 1694. Second Edition. Folio, , 28, , 476 pages;  leaves of plates; VG-; Bound in full brown leather; rebacked with earlier boards preserved. Some wear to boards. Archival repairs to endpapers, engravings, and title page. Closed tear to lower margins of p. 7, 89. Significant closed tear to p. 365, with limited and loosening archival repair. Open tear to lower corner of p. 407, not impacting text. Annotations to back free endpaper. With a frontispiece portrait of Roger L’Estrange signed: G. Kneller pinxit R. White sculpsit. Pencil and ink annotations throughout.