THE SUBTYL HISTORYES AND FABLES OF ESOPE. Translated out of Frensshe in to Englysshe by William Caxton at Westmynstre in the Yere of Oure Lorde Mcccclxxxiii. Aesop.

THE SUBTYL HISTORYES AND FABLES OF ESOPE. Translated out of Frensshe in to Englysshe by William Caxton at Westmynstre in the Yere of Oure Lorde Mcccclxxxiii.

San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1930. Limited edition. Hardcover. Octavo, full reddish brown letter with gilt spine title; (viii), 168 pp., illustrated with handcolored title page vignette, decorative initials and headpieces by Valenti Angelo. Minor rubbing to covers, spotting to front endpapers and first couple blank leaves, darkening to title page from acidic paper once laid in, else near fine. Item #21467

Edition of 200 copies, 175 numbered for sale and 25 special copies for Herbert Rothchild. This copy un-numbered and inscribed by Ed Grabhorn on the colophon: "For Leslie McMurtry from Ed Grabhorn, June 9, 1932." Heller & Magee 142.

Price: $600.00

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