London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
III. 18th - 20th-Century Books
AESOP & Robert DODSLEY (editor). Select Fables of Esop and other Fabulists, Birmingham: John Baskerville for R. & J. Dodsley, 1761. 8°, engraved frontispiece, title and 15 plates (light offsetting and one or two spots), contemporary mottled calf, spine with raised bands and gilt in compartments, red calf lettering piece (joints and extremities rubbed). Gaskell John Baskerville 14; Osborne II 564 (1764 ed.).
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