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OF ESOP AND OTHERS.
In Three Parts.
I. FABLES EXTRACTED FROM DODSLEY's.
II. FABLES WITH REFLECTIONS IN PROSE AND VERSE.
TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED
THE LIFE OF ESOP, AND AN ESSAY UPON FABLE
Faithfully Reprinted from the Rare Newcastle Edition published
With the Original Wood Engravings by Thomas Bewick,
Illustrated Preface by Edwin Pearson.
270. f. 649
The above appeared on the titles of both the 1776 and 1784 editions of "SELECT FABLES," T. Saint, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Printed by Ballantyne, Hanson and Co., Edinburgh and London.
HE edition of Bewick's "Select Fables," pub
Tlished in 1871, having for some time been out
of print, the proprietor of the original wood engravings of the Fable Cuts has yielded to many urgent requests for the republication of the work.
The present edition is printed from the original wood blocks, and is issued in two forms-a Library Edition, in demy octavo, uniform in size with Bewick's Standard Works; also in crown octavo, especially adapted to the popular demand both in price and binding.
The Illustrated Preface, which was a feature in the 1871 edition, has been revised by its Author.