Fables By the late Mr Gay, Volume the Second

dc.acquired.locationEdward Pollacken_US
dc.contributor.authorGay, Johnen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorGravelot, Hubert Francoisen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorGravelot, Hubert Françoisen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorKent, Williamen_US
dc.contributor.illustratorWootton, Johnen_US
dc.cost.usCost: $125.00en_US
dc.date.accessioned2016-01-25T16:49:36Z
dc.date.acquired2000-08en_US
dc.date.available2016-01-25T16:49:36Z
dc.date.issued1742en_US
dc.date.printed1742en_US
dc.description.abstractI had just finished cataloguing several Gay editions when I received an offer from Edward Pollack for a set of two second editions, one each of the two volumes of Gay's fables. I am delighted to have this good copy of Volume II. I find the Gravelot illustrations strong. They take up the full page and remind one of Oudry's work. It may be that Hobbs' use of it (71) has prejudiced me in its favor, but I find The Man, the Cat, the Dog, and the Fly (69) among the best. See her good comments there. The frontispiece of Gay's grave-monument (pictured with Bodemann 110.5) seems to be missing. This is bound uniformly with the second edition of the first volume which I bought with it. It has a green cloth spine over green boards.en_US
dc.description.bindingThis is a hardbound book (hard cover)en_US
dc.description.note3The Second Edition.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityJohn Gayen_US
dc.identifier.other3559 (Access ID)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/78925
dc.languageengen_US
dc.publisherJ. and P. Knapton and T. Coxen_US
dc.publisher.locationLondonen_US
dc.subject.lccPR3473.F3en_US
dc.subject.local1Gayen_US
dc.subject.local4Title Page Scanneden_US
dc.time.yr1742
dc.titleFables By the late Mr Gay, Volume the Seconden_US
dc.typeBook, Wholeen_US
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