Fables Ancient and Modern;; Translated into Verse, from Homer, Ovid,, Boccace, & Chaucer: with Original Poems. Dryden, John.

Fables Ancient and Modern;; Translated into Verse, from Homer, Ovid,, Boccace, & Chaucer: with Original Poems

London: Jacob Tonson, 1700. First Edition. Folio, [xlii], 646pp; later three-quarter calf and marbled boards. Light staining to final leaves; scattered soil; front free endpaper loose; covers rubbed, particularly to edges, tips, and hinges; three neat bookplates, inlcuding Edward Whittaker Hennell and Edgar F. Leo. Item #205908

A nice copy of Dryden's Fables, with a distinguished provenance. Macdonald 37a.

Price: $950.00

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