Original grey silk cloth, stamped and decorated in gilt, gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt others rough-cut, floral patterned endpapers. Pp. 82, frontispiece plus 5 illustrations on india proof paper and mounted to heavier card stock, with tissue guards, 29 text illustrations, title-page in red and black, text printed in two columns. Covers soiled, bit of rubbing to spine ends and corners, corners bruised and slightly rounded, front hinge endpaper cracked, very faint dampstain (tideline) along lower edge of the pages, otherwise a very good, tight copy. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 19273
Title: Reynard the Fox; After the German Version of...
Publisher: Gebbie & Co.
Publication Date: 1885
Binding: Original Cloth
Illustrator: Wilhelm von Kaulbach
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Roberts Brothers, Boston, 1887. Full Leather. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. Wilhelm von Kaulbach & Joseph Wolf (illustrator). Deluxe Edition. This is an "Edition De Luxe", limited to four-hundred copies of which this is two-hundred and nine. Statement of limitation stub bound in. Bound in full red leather with gilt title to ribbed spine and beautiful ivy decoration of green inlaid leather, gilt and blind; marbled endpaperes. Tissue guard creased several times with the lightest offset from frontispiece; endpapers browning at edges and with a very little crumbling to corners. Size: 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 14677