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Texas Aesop Fables
(Pelican Publishing Company, 2008)
This landscape-formatted book cleverly adapts Aesopic fables. It has 28 unpaginated pages with a fable or two on each page. Each fable has a colored illustration. The Texas part of the book lies in local placement, ...
(Sterling Publishing Co., 2009)
This is a fine new book of Aesop's fables! The art is angular and detailed in the style of Lane Smith, featuring elongated figures with stiltlike limbs. Facing the beginning T of C is a quilt of thirty-six details from ...
The Lion and the Mouse: An Aesop Fable Retold and Illustrated by Bernadette Watts
(North-South Books, 2000)
©2000 by Nord-Süd Verlag AG, Gossau Zürich, and first published in Switzerland under the title Der Löwe und die Maus. This lovely oversized edition starts in a new way: a playful lion cub is awakened by a mouse scampering ...
(Magic Wagon: ABDO Group, 2012)
There are forty-three chapters in this 5¾ x 8 book, each presenting an Aesopic fable. About a quarter of the fables are illustrated with either a full page or a half-page black-and-white illustration. I am frankly surprised ...
Four Fables from Aesop
(The Hayloft Press, 2001)
How nice to get this book almost hot off the presses! I commend the authors for researching their introduction carefully and for using Perry numbers to identify the four fables they offer. The introduction notes some ...
The Rabbit and the Turtle: Aesop's Fables Retold and Illustrated by Eric Carle
(Orchard Books: Scholastic, 2008)
The information facing the title-page indicates that the stories here come from Eric Carle's Treasury of Classic Stories for Children, published in 1988. Some of them appeared, it says, in Twelve Tales from Aesop, published ...
Bat's Big Game
(Albert Whitman and Company, 2008)
This happens to be the six-thousandth book in the collection. There is a short statement on the verso of the title-page about the history of this story. It begins with Aesop and Motif B261.1 in Stith Thompson. The animals ...
Fables from Aesop
(Viking Penguin, 2000)
Twelve fables in an landscape book that features two-page spreads for each fable with a fabric collage for each. Even the frontispiece, title page, and dedication are or include photographs of fabric collages. The monkey ...
Aesop's Fables Volume I
(Heirloom Traditions, 2001?)
Miniature 1 x ¾. The signee on the certificates seems to be K Andes. Each volume has about 30 to 36 pages after an individual T of C. There are about twelve fables in each volume. No illustrations.
Aesops Fabeln oder Die Weisheit der Antike
(Nymphenburger: F.A. Herbig, 2004)
This book is a later remaking of Inkiow's 1999 Aesops Fabeln from Lentz. The book seems reshaped for adults. The first chapter is retitled from Ein Wort zuvor: Wisst ihr, wer Äsop war? to Wer war Aesop? The first sentence ...