Title: Aesopus bey der Lust, oder dessen auserlesenste mit Kupfern, Moralien und Versen gezierte Fabeln sammt beygefügten Mährchen; Or; Esope En Belle Humeur Ou L'Eliter De Ses Fables, 1775. Bilingual French-German Edition
Author: Aesop; Charles Mouton; Phaedrus; Francesco Filelfo
Publisher: Hamburg, Christian Herold
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce late 18th century bilingual French-German edition of the Fables of Aesop, as well as moral fables by Phaedrus and Francesco Filelfo. Likely an edition created for schools. The Fables of Aesop are complimented with 100 half page copperplate engravings.
Worldcat records 5 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This volume bears the ownership stamp of Merton House Library, as well as W.E Olivet.
One finely bound volume in 12mo, (27)+513+(13) pages
This volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and some old staining to the binding. There is some foxing and toning to the pages.