Back to the incunabula*

Old AesopToday we’re working with lovely old books again, preparing a mini catalogue for Maggs Bros’ Continental Books department to use at the upcoming New York Antiquarian Book Fair. One becomes inured to handling dates like ‘1522’ when describing the titles but when you stop and think about how incredibly old these books are, and how many hands they have passed through, it rather bamboozles the brain…

* Early printed books. And that means really early.

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