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A second book of Aesop's Fables
A small version--with twelve fables--of the later Ladybird large-format book Aesop's Fables (1975). It looks like the illustrations are the same. The Wolves and the Dogs is here but not in the larger-format book.
More Aesop's Fables
(Peter Haddock, Ltd., 1975?)
The sequel to Aesop's Fables (1975?). The price is marked in British currency. This book features rather long (eight-page) renditions of the fables, sometimes with expressive faces. The best might be GA. I have come ...
Treasury of Well-Loved Tales
(Book Essentials Publications, USA distributor: POP-M Co.distributed in USA by POP-M Co., 1975?)
A larger volume that includes the two smaller Well-Loved Tales volumes (1975?). The cover pictures of the shorter books become the title pictures of the sections of this larger one. Two pages are eliminated from each ...
Country Mouse, City Mouse
(Random House, 1978)
A cute Disney version that strings the tale to some length. It dresses the mice, gives them names and even a mouse car that screeches around bigger cars. This version departs from the tradition in that the city mouse, ...
Select Fables with cuts, designed and engraved by Thomas and John Bewick, and others, previous to the year 1784: together with a Memoir; and a descriptive Catalogue of the works of Messrs. Bewick
(Baldwin Cradock, and Joy,Printed by S. Hodgson for Emerson Charnley et al, 1820)
One of the stars of my collection. See my comments on the 1975 facsimile. Excellent wood engravings here in a book I am thrilled to have found. After seeing reprints, it is so wonderful to see the original! Some pencil ...
[Korean] Lion & Mouse/Fox & Grapes
(Hagwŏn Chʻulpʻan KongsaHak Won Chul Pan Gag Sa, 1988)
Splashy large illustrations on thick paper. This book of Aesop is apparently #29 in a series of fifty for children. Two divisions with five well known fables in each. The best pictures are for TMCM and BF. The layout ...
[Korean] Aesop's Fables, Vol. 2 (D13)
(Ge Kyoung Sa, 1988)
About 120 fables, most with simple black-and-white illustrations. The book begins with many lion, ass, and wolf stories. The last few pages have advertisements for computer and children's books.
[Korean] Aesop's Fables, Vol. 2
(Mun Gong Sa, 1989)
Typical of recent Korean work: one design echoes the facing full page. The art is bright, sometimes strong and lively, sometimes only cute. There are five fables here: The Fox, the Rooster, and the Dog; TH; The Cat and ...
Reinardus: Yearbook of the International Reynard Society/Annuaire de la Société Internationale Renardienne, Volume 7
(John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1994)
This issue contains: Editorial; Paola Cifarelli, O faulse beste fine... Quelques remarques à propos du chat dans la fable ésopique du XVIe siècle; Anne Cobby, L'anticléricalisme des fabliaux; Dora Faraci, The Bestiary and ...
Reinardus: Yearbook of the International Reynard Society/Annuaire de la Société Internationale Renardienne, Special Volume: The Fox and Other Animals (Selected Proceedings of the Spa Colloquium)
(John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1993)
This issue contains: Editorial; Jean Batany, Le rôle du zoomorphisme dans le Speculum stultorum; Roger Bellon, Une création originale: la fame Renart, ou le personnage d'Hermeline dans le Roman de Renart; François de la ...