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FABLES DE LA FONTAINE
Written by Jean De La Fontaine. Illustrated by Felix Lorioux.
Stock no. 2131071
Published by Librairie Hachette. Circa 1933. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Green cloth spine, pictorial front board. Decorated endpapers. Colour illustrations throughout. Text in French. Scuffing to covers. Heavy bumping and wear, with chipping to corners. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks, but illustrations are still nice and bright!
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THE LION & THE MOUSE
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.
Stock no. 2130706
Published by Walker Books. 1st thus 2010. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Fable by Aesop. Large oblong format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781406327595. 'Caldecott Medal' sticker to front cover. Old price label to rear cover. Contents are excellent!
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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.
Stock no. 2130655
Published by SeaStar Books. Circa 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth spine with yellow title to spine. Blue boards with blind title to front. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1587170000. 3rd printing. Light page edge browning. Wrapper is creased.
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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Michael Hague. Illustrated by Michael Hague.
Stock no. 2130628
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st 1985. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Orange boards. Gold title to spine. Pretty full-page colour illustrations. 27 pages. ISBN: 041652950X. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is faded to spine.
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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Thomas James. Illustrated by John Tenniel.
Stock no. 1817518
Published by John Murray. 1938. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

5th Edition. Small format. Green cloth, dark blue title to spine and border to front. B/w illustrations. A New Version Chiefly From The Original Sources. xx and 148 pages. Minor foxing to endpapers and text block. Contents otherwise clean. White & green dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn with a few small chips.
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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 1317742
Published by Folio Society. 5th 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Peach cloth, red bird decoration to front, gilt titles to spine. Green title to front. 23 beautiful colour plates plus b/w line drawings. Spine slightly bumped and faded. A couple of light marks to rear cover. Contents fine. Original green slipcase is just a little scuffed.
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THE BIG BOOK OF FABLES
Written by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by Charles Robinson.
Stock no. 2129857
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth with super gilt titles and vignettes of animals to front cover and spine. Green pictorial endpapers. 28 colour plates plus numerous b/w text illustrations. 293 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to spine; a few small chips and splits, with fraying to cloth at top and tail. Scuffing and a few other marks to covers. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing throughout. Slight damp stains to plate margins.
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FABLES FROM AESOP AND OTHERS
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Arnrid Johnston.
Stock no. 2129671
Published by Transatlantic Arts Ltd.. Very good condition.

Dusky-pink pictorial boards. Blue cloth spine. Very nice full-page colour illustrations. 23 fables. 48pp. 10.5 x 7.5". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Covers are somewhat faded - very, very pale pink now. Some fading to spine. Bookplate from a previous owner stuck to front endpaper. Odd margin mark. Illustrations are still nice and bright.
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AESOP'S FABLES
Written by Aesop; Blanche Winder. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
Stock no. 2129318
Published by Ward Lock & Co Ltd.. Circa 1953. Almost very good condition.

Cloth spine. Blue pictorial front cover. 16 colour plates. 128 pages. The Sunshine Series. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges; some scuff marks to covers. Spine is foxed/browned. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing to pages throughout. All plates present.
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THE FABLES OF AESOP
Written by Aesop. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold.
Stock no. 2128754
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Peach cloth, red bird decoration to front, gilt titles to spine. Green title to front. 23 beautiful colour plates plus b/w line drawings. Slip case is very good - a few marks/scuffs.
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CHANTICLEER AND THE FOX
Written by Geoffrey Chaucer; Barbara Cooney. Illustrated by Barbara Cooney.
Stock no. 2128349
Published by Kestrel Books. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Adapted from the Canterbury Tales. The story of the proud cock and the wily fox who flattered him. Orange boards with black title and decoration. Colour illustrations throughout. ISBN: 0722659113. Bumping and a little fading to top and tail of spine. Small white label with gift inscription to verso of front endpaper. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper has top corner cut from front flap;faded to spine; edge-creased with some chips and a few small bits of loss.
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FIRESIDE FABLES AND INDOOR WALKS
Written by E. Walter Walters. Illustrated by A.E..
Stock no. 2127484
Published by J.W. Butcher. Circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Olive green cloth with red orange and black titles and decorations. 12 full page colour illustrations. Some fading and scuffing to covers. Bumping to corners. Front endpaper is cut out and missing. Some foxing. All illustrations are present.
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