(GODWIN, William.)

FABLES ANCIENNES ET MODERNES, Adaptées a l'usage des enfans. Traduites de l'Anglois de M. Baldwin. 1806.
Author (GODWIN, William.)
Title FABLES ANCIENNES ET MODERNES, Adaptées a l'usage des enfans. Traduites de l'Anglois de M. Baldwin.
Published Londres. Thomas Hodgkins…Dulau & Co; De Conchy; De Boffe; & Boosey. 1806.
Stock Code 13919
Description x, 269, [1 cat'] pages. Pictorial title (as per the first edition of 1805), and five plates each bearing 12 small circular engravings, and one plate bearing eleven. (as per the reissue of 1805) . Recent fine binding of full sprinkled calf, gilt with red label to spine. 12mo. First edition in French. Some browning and restoration to the very inner edge of the title; the occasional mark; else a very good copy. Almost certainly translated by Godwin's second wife Mary Jane Clairmont. COPAC records copies at the Bodleian and British Library. Worldcat shows copies at the Raether Library, Hartford, Conn., New York Public Library, Smith College, Boston, and the Athenaeum Library, M.A.
£1000.00