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The Fables of Aesop
(View Productions, Pty Ltd., 1985)
"There was a spate of reprintings of Detmold's "The Fables of Aesop" about the time that copyright on his 1909 edition ran out. This has a larger page format than those others, and it does not paste in his colorful ...
Aesopus: Warande der Dieren: Zestig Fabels
(B.V. Foresta, 1984)
Gheeraerts originally illustrated "De Waarachtige Fabulen der Dieren" (True Animal Fables), published by Pieter de Clerck in 1567 in Bruges. The first Dutch version, "Vorstelyicke Warande der Dieren," was published by ...
fabulas de Esopo 2
There are several surprises among the "Aesopic" fables in this little volume. Those from Aesop include BC; "The Fox and the Eagle"; WC; "The Angler and the Little Fish"; and "The Dog Invited to a Banquet." The second ...
(Europa Konyvkiado, 1987)
Here is a lovely find from my book hunting in Budapest. This hardbound book uses Hausrath's edition to offer 307 numbered fables. A little confused research following the Hungarian names found that this very edition is ...
Twelve Tales from Aesop
(Philomel Books: Putnam, 1980)
Both art and narrative are lively and playful. FC and GA offer excellent illustrations from this fine piece of work. The crow holds a sausage in his beak, a plate with another sausage in one foot, and a knife and fork ...
Mon Grand Livre de Fables d'Ésope
(Tournesol S.A.R.L., 1989)
The original copyright on this book (1989) belongs to Susaeta in Madrid, who also printed the book. This is a large (slightly under 8½ x 11) hardbound book with delightful colored illustrations for each of its eighty ...
[Korean] Aesop's Fables, Vol. 1 (D12)
(Chigy*ongsaGe Kyoung Sa, 1988)
About 120 fables, most with simple black-and-white illustrations. The book begins with many fox stories. The best illustration may be that of crabs on parallel courses on 147.
[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.
(Picture Book Studio, 1989)
Another victory for Neugebauer. A wonderful book. Zwerger's twelve ink-and-wash illustrations are witty and delightful. The best illustration features the camel dancing and the animals laughing. Other good illustrations ...
(Choun Publishing, 1982)
Forty fables with simple illustrations (the same used as cover art in other Choun editions of 1980/88 and 1988). The text, the art, and the typeset differ in the first twenty and the last twenty fables. Many in the first ...