Lions and Lobsters and Foxes and Frogs

By: Rees, Ennis

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Book has only very light shelf wear. Jacket has a very small chip on the front bottom corner along with light age-tong along top edge. The poetry for these fables was written by Ennis Rees, translator of the Iliad and the Odyssey, Poet Laureate of South Carolina and longtime professor at The University of South Carolina. The illustrations are by Edward Gorey who has signed under his name (which he has marked out) on the title page. Beautifully written and illustrated book. This is really a 1st Edition, though Rees originally published these translations in an edition of Aesop's Fables in 1966. ; Color Drawings; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Unpaginated pages; Signed by Illustrator

Title: Lions and Lobsters and Foxes and Frogs

Author Name: Rees, Ennis

Illustrator: Illustrated by Edward Gorey

Categories: Juvenile,

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Publisher: Reading, Young Scott Books: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 15988

Keywords: Juvenile Children Aesop South Carolina Edward Gorey Fables Art Illustration Poetry