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Make and Make-Believe
Here is the second of two extra copies of this reader. A school reader in very good condition. Two fables: MM (39) has an excellent illustration. The Hunter and the Rabbit (41) is identified as by Aesop, but I think ...
Make and Make-Believe
Here is the first of two extra copies of this reader. A school reader in very good condition. Two fables: MM (39) has an excellent illustration. The Hunter and the Rabbit (41) is identified as by Aesop, but I think ...
The Winston Companion Readers: Primer.
(John C. Winston, 1922)
Here is a first copy I found of this book that has now become an extra. A longer version of My Animal Story Book (1923). Among the six added stories is BC (91) with one good Richardson illustration. The version of the ...
Reading with Expression: Third Reader
(American Book Company, 1911)
Here is a second extra copy of this reader, in poorer condition. On the verso of the title-page, it has not E.P. 20 but rather E.P. 4. A pleasant reader in very good condition, with varied, lively, distinct illustrations. ...
Erstes Lesebuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Schulen.
(Concordia Publishing House, 1910)
Seven fables interspersed among prayers, poems, and various pious pieces, all in Gothic script. Four of them get illustrations. The best of these is that of OF on 49. Lively little frogs!
The First Reader: New Century Catholic Series
(Benziger Brothers printers to the Holy Apostolic See,, 1903)
Five fables, several of them interrupted by a few pages and then abruptly started again. There is a good deal of Spanish vocabulary written into the book near the appropriate English words. Fables here include: FC (58), ...
Facetten-Reeks 1: De Fabel
(B.B. Van Goor Zonen's Uitgeversmaatschappij N.V., 1951)
This well-preserved school-book pamphlet includes all sorts of different texts valuable for a serious academic encounter with the literary fable. Besides a verse life of Aesop, there are selections in prose and poetry ...
Open Court Basic Readers: Reading Is Fun.
(Open Court Publishing Company, 1976)
A good example of a modern reader, with carefully chosen selections and attractive layout. Four fables are labelled as from Aesop: FG (72), TH (81), LM (90), and MSA (136). Also included are Tolstoy's The Rich Man and ...
The Young and Field Literary Readers: Book Two
Here is the second of two extra copies, this one in worn condition. This reader contains many fables, most with one or two simple illustrations of two or three colors: nine from Aesop (43-63), three Hindu (91-105), and ...
California State Series of School Text-Books: Second Reader.
(Printed at the State Printing Office, 1886)
Nine standard fables well told. FC (41) has a good text but no illustration, and DM (74) has no illustration but a good contemporary parallel for a child. The Cats and the Cheese (133), The Fox and the Goat (139), FS ...