Provenance: Mark Dineley." /> AESOP -- "The Fables of Aesop by Marc Garrard." [No place: mid-17th-century]. Small oblong 4° (149 x 220mm). Manuscript title in picture frame, 59 engraved plates, each 95 x 114mm., cut and trimmed to manuscript frames. 19th-century red half morocco gilt, gilt edges (neatly rebacked, some light staining and scuffing). <I>Provenance</I>: Mark Dineley.|
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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    AESOP -- "The Fables of Aesop by Marc Garrard." [No place: mid-17th-century]. Small oblong 4° (149 x 220mm). Manuscript title in picture frame, 59 engraved plates, each 95 x 114mm., cut and trimmed to manuscript frames. 19th-century red half morocco gilt, gilt edges (neatly rebacked, some light staining and scuffing). Provenance: Mark Dineley.

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    AESOP -- "The Fables of Aesop by Marc Garrard." [No place: mid-17th-century]. Small oblong 4° (149 x 220mm). Manuscript title in picture frame, 59 engraved plates, each 95 x 114mm., cut and trimmed to manuscript frames. 19th-century red half morocco gilt, gilt edges (neatly rebacked, some light staining and scuffing). Provenance: Mark Dineley.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    17TH-CENTURY BOOKS