1659. A Paris, chez Antoine de Sommaville, au Palais, sur le second perron montant à la Sainte Chapelle, à l'Esceu de France. M. DC. LIX. Avec privilege du Roy. .
Squat thick 8vo, 2 parts ([1-1 bl.-1-1 bl.-20]-712 ; [1-1 bl.]-6-112 p.). With 118 engraved plates. Original stiff yapp vellum soiled and darkened, engraved general title (within the collation) worn but present. Some browning and foxing throughout, printed on poor paper, but a complete copy of a very rare edition.
§ Very scarce edition of this richly illustrated Aesop combined with the fables of Philelphus. Held in only two libraries world-wide (Dijon and Paris), no copies listed in the USA or the UK. The engraved general title is dated 1631. Item #124905