(ROBINSON,CHARLES)illus. BIG BOOK OF FABLES edited by Walter Jerrold. London / Glasgow and New York: Blackie & Son, Boston: H.M. Caldwell 1912. Thick 4to (8x10"), red cloth with elaborate gilt pictorial design on cover and spine, top edge gilt, curved stain on rear cover and 3 marks on front cover (not really offensive but present), VG and bright. 1st U.S. edition. 100's of fables of Aesop, La Fontaine and Bidpai, lavishly and profusely illustrated by Robinson with 28 color plates, 100 black and white plates, plus numerous smaller black and whites throughout the text. One of the best book of fables and demonstrating the broad range of Robinson's talent.