The Fables of Jean de la Fontaine: Aesop Explains a Will. Stephen Gooden.
The Fables of Jean de la Fontaine: Aesop Explains a Will

Original Proof Engraving by Gooden for Fontaine's Fables

The Fables of Jean de la Fontaine: Aesop Explains a Will.

London: William Heinemann, 1931.

Gooden, Stephen. One of a small number of proofs issued separately from the book. Original proof, final state, signed and dated by the artist, of this line engraving for the Heinemann edition of Fontaine, translated by Sir Edward Marsh. 1 vols. 3 1/3 x 3 1/8 inches, plus margins. Original Proof Engraving by Gooden for Fontaine's Fables. Fine condition Campbell Dodgson 83. Item #14251

A fine proof of the vignette appearing in Volume I, page 80.
This highly praised two-volume edition of Fontaine was limited to only 525 copies.

Price: $150.00