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(UAB Algita, 1991)
Now here is something unique! What a treat to see old friends like the illustrations of Heighway and Billinghurst with something new like prose from Lithuania! The fables are arranged alphabetically. There is a T of C ...
Aesop's Fables [Korean]
Twenty fables are presented in this large-format book with FM on the cover and dust-jacket. Though the visual styles vary from fable to fable, almost all are strong in their use of color. The first fable presents a new ...
This is a valuable addition to the collection about which I cannot say much! See my program Iani Novák Aesopia/Jan Novák Aesopia (1989) for some background comments.
(Albums Circonflexe, 1999)
Here is the French version of the 1991 Godine publication, Animal Fables from Aesop. The transposition into a French book is well done, though the page format seems to have shrunk. Let me quote from my comments on the ...
Die Grille und die Ameisen
(Dr. Hans Peters Verlag, 1990)
This delightfully illustrated large-sized book represents the third language for the same publication. See both the English and Japanese editions in 1982. As I wrote of the English edition, Tharlet's work is almost ...
(Alberto Briceño Polo/Sairam EditoresAlberto Brinceño Polo/Sairam Editores S.R.K., 1997)
Here is a miniature book in Spanish about an inch by an inch-and-a-half. It is attached to a key chain. 221 pages of fables are followed by a T of C and advertisements for other publications. The titles of fables are ...
Tiergeschichten aus der Fabelwelt
(Edition XXL, GmbH, 1999)
This is a large-format book for children presenting the illustrations of Shogo Hirata for twenty-five fables. They are the twenty-five that are included in the ten volumes of the Joie Hirata series of 1989. In fact, they ...
(Pearson Education Limited: Longman, 1998)
The cover illustration for this little (5¾ x 8) 48-page pamphlet is simply superb. A wolf in bursting sheep's clothing lies napping contentedly in the pen with a meaty leg on a plate next to him. There is even a jar of ...
A Sip of Aesop
(Scholastic Inc.,, 1995)
Here is a later version of a book I found at Powell's in July, 2000. Though it still has First Scholastic Trade paperback printing, August, 2000 on the verso of its title-page, both sets of numbers just above that show ...
The Best of Aesop's Fables
(Walker Books Ltd., 1990)
See my comments on the first US edition from Little, Brown and Company in 1990. A wonderful book!