The Fables of Aesop

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This first volume of the English edition ... has been ... printed in 160 copies ... The Latin-Italian text was revised by Giovanni Battista Pighi and the woodcuts, attributed to Liberale da Verona, were recut by Anna Bramanti ... Thirty copies with the text and the coloured woodcuts, numbered from 1 to 30, are accompanied by another thirty copies without the text ... numbered from I to XXX.

This second volume of the English edition of the Aesopus Veronensis with the fables in Caxton's translation has been ... printed in 160 copies ... The text was revised by Tanya and Hans Schmoller, while some fables ... not in Caxton were translated from the Latin by Betty Radice.

Cary collection copy was printed for Herman Cohen.

Keywords
wood engraving, 20th century
Measurements
26 cm high