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(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 ...
Fabeln, Märchen, Legenden: Holzschnitte zu Äsop, Prophet Jona, Philipp Otto Runge
(Büchergilde Gutenberg, 1988)
Here is a West German edition of a book published a year earlier in East Germany. This edition, too, was printed in Leipzig. The book has a colorful history, as the colophon page near the end makes clear. A part of the ...
(Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.,, 1914)
I already have one copy of this lovely book, purchased from Yesterday's Memories in April, 1987. This copy, bought in 2000, has a 1914 inscription at its front and advertisements at the end of the book. Several of its ...
(Raphael Tuck & Sons LTD.,, 1912)
I already have two copies of Vredenburg and Noble's work published by Raphael Tuck and Sons. But this book in poor condition brings new information and has a different cover. The information upsets what I had taken as ...
(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 ...
All Creatures Great and Small: Bedside Book
(Century 21 Merchandising Limited; World Distributors, 1969)
Here are six fables on 45 large-format pages. Authorised edition based on the popular Television Series. The six fables are GA, LM, DLS, DS, TH, and TMCM. The characters have names, like Annie Ant and Griselda Grasshopper. ...
Aesop's Fables in Words of One Syllable.
(Saalfield Publishing Company, 1905)
This book represents the third publisher to use Godolphin's texts; see 1885 and 1895. This book uses many good illustrations done after Weir and four (59, 81, 85, and 88) after Griset. There is no frontispiece or title-page ...
Aesop: Tales of Aethiop the African, Volume I.
(Flying Lion Press: Sea Island Information Group, 1989)
A curious book that badly needs an editor. Punctuation, grammar, and spelling mistakes abound. Even pagination is a mystery: the two-page introduction that starts on ii is followed by a preface listed as on iii. The ...
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!