Fables, ancient and modern. Adapted for the use of children. By Edward Baldwin, Esq. ...

Collection Data

Hodgkins, Thomas (Publisher)
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 (Author)
Mulready, William, 1786-1863 (Illustrator)
Aesop (Bibliographic antecedent)
McMillan, Buchanan, fl. 1784-1834 (Printer)
Valpy, Jane Octavia Fuller-Maitland, 1822-1894 (Former owner)
Wilson, Mary Fuller-Maitland, 1802-1834 (Former owner)
Fuller-Maitland, Caroline, 1820-1866 (Former owner)
Fuller-Maitland, J. A. (John Alexander), 1856-1936 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1807
Place: London
Publisher: Thomas Hodgkins, at the Juvenile Library
Edition: Second edition
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Godwin, W. Fables ancient and modern. 1807. 2 ed.)
Content: Vol. I: "Adorned with thirty-six copper-plates"; v. II: "Adorned with thirty-seven copper-plates."
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. : ill. ; 17 cm.
With the bookplates of J. A. Fuller Maitland; "MARY" (cancelled), "Jane F. Mait- / land. from [?] / March 8 1830 / vol II," in different juvenile penciled hands on the first front fly-leaf of v. II; "Caroline Fuller / Maitland / from her res / pected sister / Mary Wilson," in brown crayon on second front fly-leaf of v. II. -- The illustrations for "The lion and the man" and "The fox and the mask" are crudely hand-colored. -- Bound in mottled calf, with red and black lettering-pieces, gilt decorations and titling.
Type of Resource
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12751612
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 229858a0-c6e8-012f-78bf-58d385a7bc34
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