RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator).  AESOP. Aesop's Fables.
RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator).  AESOP. Aesop's Fables.
RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator).  AESOP. Aesop's Fables.

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). AESOP. Aesop's Fables.

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator).  AESOP. Aesop's Fables.  London: William Heinemann. 1917.

8vo. Original slate-grey cloth pictorially decorated in light blue to spine and both boards, decorated green endpapers; pp. [iv], v-xxix + 223 + [i], printed on good quality stock; with pictorial title in silhouete, 13 fine coloured plates with captioned tissue-guards, and a plethora of  line-drawings and silhouettes throughout; externally uncommonly fresh and unrubbed, with slight wrinkling to cloth at top edge of upper board, internally clean and sound with slight foxing to prelims and final leaf but otherwise fresh; all plates and guards fine.


Early edition illustrated thus, issued just five years after the first.