BICKHAM: Fables and Other Short Poems.
Published by Thomas Cobb in 1731.
Toronto Public Library, 1991.
Rare compilation comprising four volumes of illustrated fables, poems and lessons the calligraphy and engraving by John Bickham “for the practice and amusement of young gentlemen & ladies”.
8vo, [ii] 94ff + pp afterword; cloth backed green boards.
With an afterword by Jill Shefrin “The Beauty of Fable”.
Limited to 1500 copies.