GAY (JOHN)  Fables, 1728; Emblems for the Entertainment and Improvement of Youth, [c.1730], 2 works in one vol.
Lot 322
GAY (JOHN) Fables, 1728; Emblems for the Entertainment and Improvement of Youth, [c.1730], 2 works in one vol.
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GAY (JOHN)
Fables, second edition, engraved title vignette, illustrations and ornaments, some soiling, early ownership inscription on title, J. Tonson and J. Watts, 1728; Emblems for the Entertainment and Improvement of Youth, engraved title, 62 engraved plates, each with letterpress explanations, lacks frontispiece, Thomas Green, [c.1730], 2 works in one vol., nineteenth century half calf gilt, 8vo
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