THE FABLES OF JEAN DE LA FONTAINE. Jean De La Fontaine.

THE FABLES OF JEAN DE LA FONTAINE.

(Limited Editions Club).

Newly Translated into English Verse by Joseph Auslander and Jacques le Clercq. With Title-page and Decorations engraved on Copper by Rudolph Ruzicka. 2 volumes.

  • New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1930.
  • 8vo.
  • polished cloth, top edges gilt, slipcase.
  • xx,266; xiv,398,(4) pages.

Price: $65.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 126085

Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by Ruzicka (LEC 12); this copy is not numbered and has "Special" written in and crossed out and the initials "g.m." (George Macy) written in and has an embossed stamp on the colophon page indicating that this is one of 25 Presentation Copies. Printed by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press. In variant slipcase which is faded along edges.