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The fables of Aesop,

Author: Joseph Jacobs; Aesop.; David Levine
Publisher: New York, Macmillan [1964]
Series: Macmillan classics, 27.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables.
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Genre/Form: Adaptations
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Jacobs; Aesop.; David Levine
OCLC Number: 12558744
Description: ix, 115 pages illustrations (some color) 24 cm.
Contents: Woodman and the serpent --
Sick lion --
Bat, the birds, and the beasts --
Serpent and the file --
Androcles --
Jay and the peacock --
Wolf and sheep's clothing --
Frog and the ox --
Dog and the wolf --
Belling the cat --
Hart in the ox stall --
Belly and the members --
Hart and the hunter --
Peacock and Juno --
Two crabs --
Fox and the lion --
Dog in the manger --
Horse, hunter, and Stag --
Lion and the statue --
Fox and the grapes --
Ant and the grasshopper --
Lion in love --
Miser and his gold --
Tree and the reed --
Fox and the cat --
Two pots --
Fisher --
Young thief and his mother --
Two fellows and the bear --
Shepherd's boy --
Man and the satyr --
Man and his wives --
Avaricious and Envious --
Nurse and the wolf --
Tortoise and the birds --
Goose with the golden eggs --
Fox, the cock, and the dog --
Man and the wooden god --
Old man and death --
Ass and the lion's skin --
Four oxen and the lion --
Fisher and the little fish --
Ass's brains --
Crow and the pitcher --
Hare and the tortoise --
Buffoon and the countryman --
Laborer and the nightingale --
Man, the boy, and the donkey --
Milkmaid and her pail --
One-eyed doe --
Bundle of sticks --
Fox and the mosquitoes --
Cat-maiden --
Fox and the goat --
Wind and the sun --
Trumpeter taken prisoner --
Eagle and the arrow --
Old woman and the wine jar --
Fox without a tail --
Lion, the fox, and the beasts --
Hercules and the Wagoner --
Horse and the ass --
Hare with many friends --
Short history of the Aesopic file.
Series Title: Macmillan classics, 27.
Other Titles: Aesop's fables.
Responsibility: selected, told anew and their history traced, by Joseph Jacobs. Illustrated by David Levine. Afterword by Clifton Fadiman.

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Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables.

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