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LE JEU DES FABLES, ou Fables de LaFontaine mises en actions, avec figures coloriees at decoupees, dessinees et gravures Par Lambert Alne. 1815.
Author [LA FONTAINE.]
Title LE JEU DES FABLES, ou Fables de LaFontaine mises en actions, avec figures coloriees at decoupees, dessinees et gravures Par Lambert Alne.
Published Paris. L'Auteur. No date [circa 1815].
Stock Code 12822
Description 31 page book of the fifteen fables, with a folding engraved plate at rear; a hand-coloured engraved backdrop with slots to accommodate the moveable figures; 32 of 34 hand-coloured shaped figures, contained in a marbled pouch; all contained in a matching marbled slipcase with a mounted printed label. Case: 17 x 13 cm. Though lacking two of the moveable figures - another figure has lost a hand - this is the most complete example we have handled. Some wear and lioght foxing; else very good.
£2400.00