New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1921. Item #03062
Paul Bransom's Masterpiece
With Twenty-Four Wonderful Color Plates
BRANSOM, Paul, illustrator. COOPER, Frederic Taber. An Argosy of Fables. A Representative Selection from the Fable Literature of Every Age and Land. Selected and Edited by Frederic Tabor Cooper. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, .
Large Paper edition, limited to 365 copies signed by Bransom. Large quarto (11 3/8 x 8 1/2 inches; 289 x 217 mm.). [ii], xxiv (including color pictorial title-page), , [1, blank], 485, [3, blank]. Twenty-four mounted color plates.
Publishers quarter red buckram over cream parchment boards, front cover decoratively stamped in red and gilt, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut, color pictorial endpapers. A near fine copy.
Classical Fables: Aesop, Babrius, Phaedrus ,etc., Avianus, Abstemius, etc., Oriental Fables: Hindoo Fables, Persian Fables, Chinese Fables, Armenian and Turkish Fables.
Modern Fables: English Fables, Spanish Fables, Russian Fables, German Fables, Polish Fables, Kraal and Wigwam Fables and American Indian Fables.