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Here is the $1.25 version of this book, which had a $.50 printing and will go on a $1.50 printing. As I wrote of the earlier printing, this book is a great example of the basic cheap edition of Aesop, this book does not ...
Here is the $1.50 version of this book, which had $.50 and $1.25 printings. As I wrote of the earlier printing, this book is a great example of the basic cheap edition of Aesop, this book does not admit who its illustrator ...
(California State Department of EducationCalifornia State Dept. of Education, 1964)
Identical with my 1964 Random House copy except for the change in publisher on the title page and the California State Textbook stamp inside the front cover. It belonged to the Emerson Elementary School. This copy, like ...
(Apple Classics: Scholastic Inc., 1963)
A later reworking of Scholastic's 1963 edition, with no indication of the new date. The covers are new. About Aesop is at the back. T of C is added at the front; AI at the back is dropped. The same plates are used, but ...
(C. R. Gibson Co., 1968)
Delightful both in its verse and its drawings. Worth looking over for something that can be used. The text and the drawings are well integrated. The texts have some spice. The hare ends up holding up the fox reaching ...
Favole di Esopo
(Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1965)
A really clever and delightful book, which uses graphics of all sorts in the margins to enjoy what is being related. Full-spread colored pages alternate with black-and-white texts and simple drawings. I could use a number ...
Cent dix-sept Fables d'Esope enrichies d'autant de figures selon l'édition de M.DCC.LXIII
(Au club Français du livre, 1963)
I had found a copy of this book twelve years ago. In keeping with a policy of including even extra copies of numbered, limited edition books, I will include this copy too. I can offer one new piece of information. I ...
(Harvard University Press, 1967)
A valuable book for which I sought a long time. I was amazed to find it in this downtown San Diego store whose owner thought he had nothing for me. The introduction gives a clear picture of the provenance of Caxton's ...
Les Fables d'Ésope
(Club des Libraires de France, 1965)
Here is a second copy of this lovely book. In keeping with the policy of this collection, I include it, since it is part of a numbered, limited edition. In this case, 150 copies of the total of 3650 were marked HC for ...
(London: J.M. Dent & Sons/NY: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1961)
Here is the latest printing of a work I comment on extensively under its first publication date of 1961. It is now included as #49 in the C.I.C. (Children's Illustrated Classics) series.