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FRINK, Elisabeth.

Aesop's Fables.

Availability: In stock

Published: London [published for The Curwen Press by] R. Alistair McAlpine Publishing Limited & Leslie Waddington Prints Limited, 1968

Stock Code: 132172

£3,000
signed
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First Frink edition, number 98 of 250 copies signed by the artist on the title page and on each of the lithographs (a further 25 copies were printed for private distribution). A most attractive copy, handsomely bound, finely printed on Zerkall Bütton paper, and exquisitely illustrated by Frink; this was her first foray into book illustration.

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Description

Oblong folio. Original orange and yellow morocco by Mansell, spine and front cover lettered in gilt, large gilt centrepiece to front cover, green endpapers, top edge trimmed, others uncut. Housed in the green cloth slipcase.

Illustrations

With 47 illustrations throughout the text, many full page, and 4 original lithographs by Elisabeth Frink, each signed.

Condition

Light creasing to tissue-guard facing signature, small patch of wear to slipcase. A fine copy, unopened.

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