The Fables Of Aesop - Aesop , Edward J. Detmold [Illustrator] 1909 - Hodder & Stoughton, London - Number 721 of a limited edition of only 750 copies signed by the artist. Beautifully bound by Bayntun-Rivière, and illustrated with twenty-five mounted colour plates by Edward J. Detmold which are considered to be his finest work.
This is a wonderful collection of Greek storyteller, Aesop’s, fables, which have descended from ancient times. Tradition has it that Aesop was a freed Phrygian slave living in the 6th century BC, making this the world's oldest collection of stories. More Details
Price: HK$ 23,000