Fabliaux or tales / abridged from French manuscripts of the XIIth and XIIIth centuries by M. Le Grand, selected and translated into English verse. With a preface and notes.. [Vol.I].

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  • Fabliaux ou contes du XIIe et du XIIIe siecle. English.
  • Fabliaux ou contes du XIIe et du XIIIe siècle. English
Published
  • London : printed by W. Bulmer and Co. ... Sold by R. Faulder ... 1796
Physical description
[4],xxxvii,[3],280p. : ill. (wood-engravings) ; 23 cm. (8vo.)
Notes
  • In this edition there is no "Vol. 1" at end of the title.
  • Dedicatory verses by the translator are signed: G. L. W. [i.e. Gregory Lewis Way]; the preface and notes are by G. Ellis.
  • With wood engravings drawn and designed by John Bewick.
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  • English

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University of Manchester Library: John Rylands Library: George C. Johnson Collection
University of Manchester Library: John Rylands Library: Special Collections
National Trust Libraries: Cherryburn With engraving of a knight and lady pasted onto leaf opposite title page with MS inscription "Now, Fare thee well, Lady Cunsabelle, For I must be gone [.]". Provenance: manuscript inscription: "GM[??]W" on flyleaf. Borden collection 8.1. Binding: Early nineteenth-century sprinkled calf; gilt-rolled; rebacked in morocco; spine gilt-lettered: "Fabliaux Le Grand". For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
National Trust Libraries: Cherryburn Remnant of earlier shelfmark (B3) on pastedown. Provenance: Borden collection (8). Nineteenth-century bookplate on front pastedown: Walter Blake. Binding: Nineteenth-century mottled calf, gilt-rolled and with double gilt fillets to form borders; gilt tooled on spine; green spine labels: "Fabliaux or Fables"; marbled endpapers. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk
National Trust Libraries: Saltram Shelved with vol. 2 (1800). Provenance: Bookplate: Earl of Morley (pasted over earlier plate). Binding: Red, grained morocco, gold filets, gilt edges. Uniform with vol. 2. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk

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