Near Fine. Item #13788
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1930. First Thus, Limited to 1500 copies of which this is no. 549. Two volumes; octavo; publisher's blue decorative cloth stamped in gilt, top edges gilt, in paper covered slipcase, decorative paper spine label; xx,,265; xiv,398pp.; engraved half titles, vignettes throughout. Spines a shade sunned, slipcase spine label toned, else a Near Fine set. Signed by the illustrator on colophon (Vol. II).
Lovely edition of La Fontaine's Fables, printed by D.B. Updike at the Merrymount Press, Boston.