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Fables in Slang

by Ade, George

Price: $35.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b837-06
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Illustrator: Newman, Clyde J.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Herbert S. Stone and Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1900
  • Keywords: FABLES

New York: Herbert S. Stone and Company, 1900. 16mo. Cloth. 201 p. A collection of humorous fables in the tradition of Aesop, updated for turn-of-the-century sensibilities. Each fable is illustrated with an amusing cartoon-like drawing. Numerous references to interests of the day, including William Cullen Bryant, Charles Darwin, baseball, Queen Victoria, Prince Albert, votes for women, etc. Decorative boards. Striking illustrated title page. Shelf wear. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good. Illus. by Newman, Clyde J.. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.