New York: Covici Friede, 1936. First Edition. Original tan cloth boards; dustjacket; (47)pp incl. frontis.; illus. INSCRIBED on front endpaper: "To Leon / -- Hugo;" in Gellert's characteristic hand but undated. Faint dampstain at base of boards; text fresh and unmarked; Very Good; in the very scarce jacket, which is roughly price-clipped, rubbed and chipped with extensive spine repair verso, Good only. Nineteen political caricatures, each with facing text adapted from the fables of Aesop. Copies in any sort of jacket are scarce; inscribed copies exceedingly so.