Moral Emblems with Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of All ages and Nations, from Jacob Cats and Robert Farlie. With Illustrations, Freely Rendered, from Designs Found in Their Works By John Leighton...Translated and Edited with Additions By Richard Pigot
(Emblem Books - Illustrated)

London, UK: Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860. F xvi + 239 pages. Each page of text and black and white illustrations with surrounding border having 4 aphorisms, one to a side. Bound By Zaehnsdorf, with the bindery stamp at the bottom edge of the front endpaper. Approx. 8" x 10 1/2" size. Brown linen cloth covered boards, contrasting brown morocco leather spine and corners; gilt floral-spray ornaments and rules on the spine, gilt lettered, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers. Some tips wear and rubbing to the binding; contents clean and in very good condition overall. Very Good (Item ID: 24543)


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