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Aesop's forgotten fables

Author: Fiona Waters; Fulvio Testa; Aesop
Publisher: London : Andersen Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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This anthology revitalizes 40 of Aesop's lesser-known fables, such as The fisherman and his music and The vain crow.
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Genre/Form: Fables
Adaptations
Folklore
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Waters; Fulvio Testa; Aesop
ISBN: 9781849397063 1849397066
OCLC Number: 858967978
Description: 92 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: The sheep and the dogs --
The eagle and the crow --
The crow and the pitcher --
The fir tree and the bramble --
The fisherman and his music --
The oak and the reeds --
Mercury and the woodcutter --
The ass and the masters --
The blacksmith and his dog --
The dolphins and the sprat --
The astronomer --
The eagle and the arrow --
The boy bathing --
The cock and the jewel --
The goose that laid golden eggs --
The bear and the travellers --
The ass's shadow --
The peach, the apple and the blackberry --
The trees and the axe --
The woman and the fat hen --
The ass loaded with salt --
Mercury and the sculptor --
The seaside travellers --
The wolf and the horse --
The viper and the file --
The vain crow --
The travellers and the plane tree --
The wolf and the goat --
The travellers and the hatchet --
The two pots --
The thief and the dog --
The stubborn goat and the goatherd --
The peacock and the crane --
The flies and the honey jar --
The mischievous dog --
The lion and the dolphin --
The leopard and the fox --
The eagle and the cocks --
The moon and the mother --
The domesticated dog and the wolf.
Other Titles: Aesop's fables
Aesop's fables.
Responsibility: [illustrated by] Fulvio Testa ; retold by Fiona Waters.

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This anthology revitalizes forty of Aesop's lesser-known fables, which have been rewritten by the talented anthologist, Fiona Waters, and sumptuously illustrated by renowned artist, Fulvio Testa.  Read more...

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"Beautifully illustrated collection of Aesop's lesser known fables" * Angels and Urchins * "Beautifully retold and charmingly illustrated" * Good Book Guide * "This is a beautiful book. Fulvio Read more...

 
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