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Fables /
by John Gay ; with a life of the author ; and embellished with seventy plates.


Main Author: Gay, John, 1685-1732.
Related Names: Blake, William 1757-1827.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed for John Stockdale ..., 1793 [i.e. 1810]
Subjects: Fables.
Note: Paper watermarked Balston 1810.
"A new edition ... was published by Stockdale in 1810; the paper ... printed has the date 1809 or 1810 in the watermark, though the date on the title-page is still 1793. The List of subscribers and Advt. are omitted from vol. II."--Keynes, G. W. Blake, p. 238.
Twelve of the plates are by William Blake; others by Audinet, Cook, Grainger, Lovegrove, Mazell, Skelton, and Wilson.
Engraved title-pages, with vignettes.
"T. Bensley, Printer ... London."
Physical Description: 2 v. : [68] plates ; 24 cm.
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