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The exploding frog : and other fables from Aesop

Author: John B McFarland; James Marshall
Publisher: Boston ; Toronto : Little, Brown and Company, [1981] ©1981
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First edition
Database:WorldCat
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Text and illustrations retell thirty-nine of Aesop's fables.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Artists' books
Fables
Juvenile literature
Adaptations
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John B McFarland; James Marshall
ISBN: 0316555762 9780316555760 0316555770 9780316555777 0685030857 9780685030851
OCLC Number: 6648725
Notes: Perfect-bound into an illustrated paper cover with title and author and illustrator information printed on the front.
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Description: 52 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The monkey and the camel --
The lobster and her daughter --
The crab and her son --
The country mouse and the city mouse --
The cat with the cure --
A wolf in sheep's clothing --
The lion and the mouse --
The goose that laid the golden egg --
Sour grapes --
The kid and the wolf --
The dog in the manger --
The patient and the doctor --
The swollen fox --
Disappointing the vultures --
The wolf's plea --
The mouse and the bull --
The horse's mistake --
The lion's contribution --
The vain jackdaw --
Distinguished ancestors --
Belling the cat --
The hound and the hare --
The swimmer and the wig --
The tortoise and the hare --
The donkey's favorite foods --
The frog's profession --
Crying wolf --
The grasshopper's harvest --
The caged bird and the bat --
The man and the satyr --
The lioness and the vixen --
The fox without a tail --
The crow and the pitcher --
The mole and her mother --
The pig's manners --
The exploding frog.
Other Titles: Aesop's fables.
Responsibility: retold by John McFarland ; illustrated by James Marshall.

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Text and illustrations retell thirty-nine of Aesop's fables.

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