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Aesop's fables

Author: Aesop.; D L Ashliman; Arthur Rackham
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble Classics, ©2003.
Series: Barnes & Noble classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Published in 2003 by Barnes & Noble Classics with new introduction, notes, biography, chronology, inspired by, comments & questions, and for further readingView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Translations
Fables
Folklore
Translations into English
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Aesop.; D L Ashliman; Arthur Rackham
ISBN: 159308062X 9781593080624 1593083300 9781593083304
OCLC Number: 53680165
Description: xxxiv, 269 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The world of Aesop and his fables --
Introduction by D.L. Ashliman --
Aesop's fables : Fox and the grapes --
Goose that laid the golden eggs --
Cat and the mice --
Mischievous dog --
Charcoal burner and the fuller --
Mice in council --
Bat and the weasels --
Dog and the sow --
Fox and the crow --
Horse and the groom --
Wolf and the lamb --
Peacock and the crane --
Cat and the birds --
Spendthrift and the swallow --
Old woman and the doctor --
Moon and her mother --
Mercury and the woodman --
Ass, the fox, and the lion --
Lion and the mouse --
Crow and the pitcher --
Boys and the frogs --
North wind and the sun --
Mistress and her servants --
Goods and the ills --
Hares and the frogs --
Fox and the stork --
Wolf in sheep's clothing --
Stag in the ox stall --
Milkmaid and her pail --
Dolphins, the whales, and the sprat --
Fox and the monkey --
Ass and the lapdog --
Fir tree and the bramble --
Frogs' complaint against the sun --
Dog, the cock, and the fox --
Gnat and the bull --
Bear and the travelers --
Slave and the lion --
Flea and the man --
Bee and Jupiter --
Oak and the reeds --
Blind man and the cub --
Boy and the snails --
Apes and the two travelers --
Ass and his burdens --
Shepherd's boy and the wolf --
Fox and the goat --
Fisherman and the sprat --
Boasting traveler --
Crab and his mother --
Ass and his shadow --
Farmer and his sons --
Dog and the cook --
Monkey as king --
Thieves and the cock --
Farmer and fortune --
Jupiter and the monkey --
Father and sons --
Lamp --
Owl and the birds --
Ass in the lion's skin --
She-goats and their beards --
Old lion --
Boy bathing --
Quack frog --
Swollen fox --
Mouse, the frog, and the hawk --
Boy and the nettles --
Peasant and the apple tree --
Jackdaw and the pigeons --
Jupiter and the tortoise --
Dog in the manger --
Two bags --
Oxen and the axletrees --
Boy and the filberts --
Frogs asking for a king --
Olive tree and the fig tree --
Lion and the boar --
Walnut tree --
Man and the lion --
Tortoise and the eagle --
Kid on the housetop --
Fox without a tail --
Vain jackdaw --
Traveler and his dog --
Shipwrecked man and the sea --
Wild boar and the fox --
Mercury and the sculptor --
Fawn and his mother --
Fox and the lion --
Eagle and his captor --
Blacksmith and his dog --
Stag at the pool --
Dog and his reflection --
Mercury and the tradesmen --
Mice and the weasels --
Peacock and Juno --
Bear and the fox --
Ass and the old peasant --
Ox and the frog --
Man and the image --
Hercules and the Wagoner --
Pomegranate, the apple tree, and the bramble --
Lion, the bear, and the fox --
Blackamoor --
Two soldiers and the robber --
Lion and the wild ass --
Man and the satyr --
Image seller --
Eagle and the arrow --
Rich man and the tanner --
Wolf, the mother, and her child --
Old woman and the wine jar --
Lioness and the vixen --
Viper and the file --
Cat and the cock --
Hare and the tortoise --
Soldier and the horse --
Oxen and the butchers --
Wolf and the lion --
Sheep, the wolf, and the stag --
Lion and the three bulls --
Horse and his rider --
Goat and the vine --
Two pots --
Old hound --
Clown and the countryman --
Lark and the farmer --
Lion and the ass --
Prophet --
Hound and the hare --
Lion, the mouse, and the fox --
Trumpeter taken prisoner --
Wolf and the crane --
Eagle, the cat, and the wild sow --
Wolf and the sheep --
Tuna fish and the dolphin --
Three tradesmen --
Mouse and the bull --
Hare and the hound --
Town mouse and the country mouse --
Lion and the bull --
Wolf, the fox, and the ape --
Eagle and the cocks --
Escaped jackdaw --
Farmer and the fox --
Venus and the cat --
Crow and the swan --
Stag with one eye --
Fly and the draft mule --
Cock and the jewel --
Wolf and the shepherd --
Farmer and the stork --
Charger and the miller --
Grasshopper and the owl --
Grasshopper and the ants --
Farmer and the viper --
Two frogs --
Cobbler turned doctor --
Ass, the cock, and the lion --
Belly and the members --
Bald man and the fly --
Ass and the wolf --
Monkey and the camel --
Sick man and the doctor --
Travelers and the plane tree --
Flea and the ox --
Birds, the beasts, and the bat --
Man and his two mistresses --
Eagle, the jackdaw, and the shepherd --
Wolf and the boy --
Miller, his son, and their ass --
Stag and the vine --
Lamb chased by a wolf --
Archer and the lion --
Wolf and the goat --
Sick stag --
Ass and the mule --
Brother and sister --
Heifer and the ox --
Kingdom of the lion --
Ass and his driver --
Lion and the hare --
Wolves and the dogs --
Bull and the calf --
Trees and the ax --
Astronomer --
Laborer and the snake --
Caged bird and the bat --
Ass and his purchaser --
Kid and the wolf --
Debtor and his sow --
Bald huntsman --
Herdsman and the lost bull --
Hound and the fox --
Mule --
Father and his daughters --
Thief and the innkeeper --
Pack ass and the wild ass --
Ass and his masters --
Pack ass, the wild ass, and the lion --
Ant --
Frogs and the well --
Crab and the fox --
Fox and the grasshopper --
Farmer, his boy, and the rooks --
Ass and the dog --
Ass carrying the image --
Athenian and the Theban --
Goatherd and the goat --
Sheep and the dog --
Shepherd and the wolf --
Lion, Jupiter, and the elephant --
Pig and the sheep --
Gardener and his dog --
Rivers and the sea --
Lion in love --
Beekeeper --
Wolf and the horse --
Bat, the bramble, and the seagull --
Dog and the wolf --
Wasp and the snake --
Eagle and the beetle --
Fowler and the lark --
Fisherman piping --
Weasel and the man --
Plowman, the ass, and the ox --
Demades and his fable --
Monkey and the dolphin --
Crow and the snake --
Dogs and the fox --
Nightingale and the hawk --
Rose and the amaranth --
Man, the horse, the ox, and the dog --
Wolves, the sheep, and the ram --
Swan --
Snake and Jupiter --
Wolf and his shadow --
Plowman and the wolf --
Mercury and the man bitten by an ant --
Wily lion --
Parrot and the cat --
Stag and the lion --
Imposter --
Dogs and the hides --
Lion, the fox, and the ass --
Fowler, the partridge, and the cock --
Gnat and the lion --
Farmer and his dogs --
Eagle and the fox --
Butcher and his customers --
Hercules and Minerva --
Fox who served a lion --
Quack doctor --
Lion, the wolf, and the fox --
Hercules and Plutus --
Fox and the leopard --
Fox and the hedgehog --
Crow and the raven --
Witch --
Old man and death --
Miser --
Foxes and the river --
Horse and the stag --
Fox and the bramble --
Fox and the snake --
Lion, the fox, and the stag --
Man who lost his spade --
Partridge and the fowler --
Runaway slave --
Hunter and the woodman --
Serpent and the eagle --
Rogue and the oracle --
Horse and the ass --
Dog chasing a wolf --
Grief and his due --
Hawk, the kite, and the pigeons --
Woman and the farmer --
Prometheus and the making of man --
Swallow and the crow --
Hunter and the horseman --
Goatherd and the wild goats --
Nightingale and the swallow --
Traveler and fortune --
Glossary of names and terms from classical mythology --
Appendix (Aesopic fables and their Aarne-Thompson type numbers) --
Inspired by Aesop's fables --
Comments & questions --
For further reading --
Alphabetical index of fables.
Series Title: Barnes & Noble classics.
Other Titles: Aesop's fables.
Responsibility: Aesop ; with an introduction and notes by D.L. Ashliman ; illustrations by Arthur Rackham.
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