Legrand d'Aussy, Pierre Jean-Baptiste
Title Fabliaux or Tales, Abridged from French Manuscripts of the XIIth and XIIIth Centuries by M. Le Grand, Selected and Translated into English Verse. With a Preface and Notes.
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. 1796
Illustrator Illustrated by Bewick, Thomas
Seller ID 748
In two volumes. xxxvii, 280pp; 340pp. Contemporary mottled calf, sides decorated in gold, spines with five raised bands, gold decorations, and green and red morocco labels lettered in gold, blind innner dentelles. Vignettes by Thomas Bewick. Old annotations on the front and rear free endpapers of volume one, and on the rear free endpaper of volume two. Some wear to corner tips, spines rebacked preserving the original leather. A very good set. ; Octavo