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The Fables of Flora.

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The Fables of Flora.

by LANGHORNE, JOHN

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New York: D. Longworth, 1804. Illustrated books & children's books New York: D. Longworth at the Shakespeare Gallery, 1804. 12mo, contemporary boards; spine very worn with attempted repair. Internally very nice with some browning from flowers laid in; original tissue guards. First edition with the Anderson wood engravings. Anderson is considered to be the first American wood engraver. One of his most charming productions plus one of his own favorites. Eleven wood engravings and eleven copper engravings after Stothard. Hamilton, Early American Book Illustrators and Engravers, 224. . 1st Edition.. Contemporary Boards. Illus. by Alexander Anderson... 12mo.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
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Title
The Fables of Flora.
Author
LANGHORNE, JOHN
Illustrator
Alexander Anderson..
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Edition
1st Edition.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Longworth
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1804
Keywords
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS & CHILDREN'S AMERICANA , ALEXANDER ANDERSON, AMERICAN WOOD ENGRAVING BY ANDERSON., EARLY AMERICAN CHILDREN'S BOOKS
Size
12mo

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