Aesop's Fables. by FRINK, Elisabeth.

Aesop's Fables. by FRINK, Elisabeth.
Frink’s first illustrated book with 4 original signed lithographs

~ Aesop's Fables.

London Alistair McAlpine & Leslie Waddington 1968

No. 102 of 250 copies, signed and numbered by Elisabeth Frink. 4 signed original lithographs plus 47 illustrations by Frink, a few coloured, with original tissue guards. Designed and printed at The Curwen Press on Zerkall Butten paper. Text printed in purple and black. Oblong folio, orignal orange and citron morocco by Mansell with gilt design and lettering on upper cover, lettering in gilt on spine, top edge gilt, others uncut, in the original green slipcase. A very good copy, very slight darkening to the very edge of a couple of pages

Frink’s first illustrated book. She was later to work on the monumental Canterbury Tales with Waddington, her main dealer, and an edition of Homer.

Wiseman 22-25
Stock ref: 9629
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