FABLES. By the late Mr Gay. The Fifth Edition.
J. and R. Tonson and J. Watts, 1737. Together with Volume the Second. The Second Edition. London. J. and P. Kapton. 1742. Volume I: [xiv], 194 pages. Illustrated with a vignette on title, and fifty engravings, plus tailpieces. Volume II: [viii], 155 pages. Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece, vignette on title, and 16 full-page engraved plates. Both volumes bound in full calf gilt with red and green labels to the spines. Octavo. Both volumes bear the armorial bookplates of Edward Auriot Hay Drummond to the front pastedowns, and the signatures of Charlotte A. Hay Drummond to the verso of the front endpapers. Spines cracking; spine of volume II just chipped at head; else a handsome set, internally clean and fresh.