Auswahl Aesopischer Fabeln, Band 1

By: Aesop (circa 620 BCE-564 BCE)

Price: $100.00

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(Heiligenhaus: Hans Gerd Goldschmidt, 1979).

Miniature Book. 2 1/4 x 1 9/16 inches. 124 pp. Text includes 22 fables of Aesop in German-language with 8 drawings by F. Rosmasler, Jr., list of the fables included in the text; text clean, unmarked. Gilt-stamped brown leather, gilt-stamped dust-jacket, paper slip-case; binding square and tight. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. GKK220-015. Fine.

LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, this is number 127. Printed in 6-point Palatino by Rolf Riotte on Büttenpapier and bound by Horst Schmita. Projected to consist of 3 volumes, this is the only volume issued of the series. It is the only miniature book printed in West Germany bound in leather, with a printed dust-jacket; this edition has lovely headbands; a truly excellent example of the book arts. 2 copies listed in Worldcat.

Title: Auswahl Aesopischer Fabeln, Band 1

Author Name: Aesop (circa 620 BCE-564 BCE)

Edition: LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, this is number 127

Created: 1979

Country of Origin: United States

Illustrator: F. Rosmasler, Jr.

Location Published: Heiligenhaus, Hans Gerd Goldschmidt: 1979

Binding: Gilt-stamped brown leather, gilt-stamped dust-jack

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Size: Miniature Book. 2 1/4 x 1 9/16 inches

Type: Miniature Book

Categories: Miniature Book

Seller ID: GKK220-015

Keywords: aesop, fables, fine press, hans gerd goldschmidt, horst schmita, limited edition, miniature book, rolf riotte