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The Resource Fables, by John Gay ; with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable

Fables, by John Gay ; with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable

Label
Fables
Title
Fables
Statement of responsibility
by John Gay ; with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiU
Citation location within source
  • 460 note
  • T 13872 or N48595
Citation source
  • Bentley, G.E. Blake books
  • English short title catalogue
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Label
Fables, by John Gay ; with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved t.p. with title vignette
  • Frontispiece and plates facing p. 65 and 129 (Fables 25 and 48) signed: "G. Neagle sc[ulp].", remaining plates unsigned: "plates ... very closely copy ... those in the 1793 Stockdale edition ..." which has plates signed by Blake and others.--Cf. Bentley
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 256 p., [35] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in full leather; triple gilt rules on covers; ornamented spine; fore edges stained yellow; marbled end papers; dentelle fore edges of covers.
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG88-B13102
  • (OCoLC)ocn135645207
Label
Fables, by John Gay ; with a life of the author, and embellished with a plate to each fable
Publication
Note
  • Engraved t.p. with title vignette
  • Frontispiece and plates facing p. 65 and 129 (Fables 25 and 48) signed: "G. Neagle sc[ulp].", remaining plates unsigned: "plates ... very closely copy ... those in the 1793 Stockdale edition ..." which has plates signed by Blake and others.--Cf. Bentley
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 256 p., [35] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Bound in full leather; triple gilt rules on covers; ornamented spine; fore edges stained yellow; marbled end papers; dentelle fore edges of covers.
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG88-B13102
  • (OCoLC)ocn135645207

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