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The Resource A moral fable-talk : that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts, Arthur Golding ; transcribed and edited from the autograph manuscript (c. 1586) in the Columbia University Library with an introduction, notes and glossary by Richard G. Barnes ; now first published with etchings by Marcus Gheeraerts from Mythologia ethica of Arnold Freitag (1579), the source in Latin for this translation

A moral fable-talk : that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts, Arthur Golding ; transcribed and edited from the autograph manuscript (c. 1586) in the Columbia University Library with an introduction, notes and glossary by Richard G. Barnes ; now first published with etchings by Marcus Gheeraerts from Mythologia ethica of Arnold Freitag (1579), the source in Latin for this translation

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A moral fable-talk : that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts
Title
A moral fable-talk
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that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts
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Arthur Golding ; transcribed and edited from the autograph manuscript (c. 1586) in the Columbia University Library with an introduction, notes and glossary by Richard G. Barnes ; now first published with etchings by Marcus Gheeraerts from Mythologia ethica of Arnold Freitag (1579), the source in Latin for this translation
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  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
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Aesop's fables
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Freitag, Arnold
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • 1536-1606
  • 1932-2000
  • approximately 1520-
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  • Golding, Arthur
  • Barnes, R. G.
  • Gheeraerts, Marcus
  • Freitag, Arnold
  • Arion Press
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Fables, Latin (Medieval and modern)
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A moral fable-talk : that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts, Arthur Golding ; transcribed and edited from the autograph manuscript (c. 1586) in the Columbia University Library with an introduction, notes and glossary by Richard G. Barnes ; now first published with etchings by Marcus Gheeraerts from Mythologia ethica of Arnold Freitag (1579), the source in Latin for this translation
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  • "Edition limited to 425 copies ... Because these very early examples of etching were hastily printed ... the prints ... had flaws ... Enlarged photographs of the images were retouched ... before photoengravings were made in a size close to the originals"--Colophon
  • Includes Aesopic fables. Cf. Introd
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 351-353
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19590568
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780910457156
Lccn
88124148
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
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Bowdoin Special Coll. copy 1 bound in variant binding (half-bound cloth)
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ill., 1 facsim.
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A moral fable-talk : that is to say, a most delectable garden of moral philosophy, conveyed in fables, by speeches attributed to brute beasts, Arthur Golding ; transcribed and edited from the autograph manuscript (c. 1586) in the Columbia University Library with an introduction, notes and glossary by Richard G. Barnes ; now first published with etchings by Marcus Gheeraerts from Mythologia ethica of Arnold Freitag (1579), the source in Latin for this translation
Publication
Note
  • "Edition limited to 425 copies ... Because these very early examples of etching were hastily printed ... the prints ... had flaws ... Enlarged photographs of the images were retouched ... before photoengravings were made in a size close to the originals"--Colophon
  • Includes Aesopic fables. Cf. Introd
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 351-353
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19590568
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780910457156
Lccn
88124148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Bowdoin Special Coll. copy 1 bound in variant binding (half-bound cloth)
Other physical details
ill., 1 facsim.

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