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An Aesop Adventure: Fables, Songs and Activities for the Elementary Classroom
(Hal Leonard Corporation, 2005)
Eight fables are nicely developed in this full-size paperback's 80 pages: The Farmer and the Stork; FG; LM; GA; BW; TH; TMCM; and CP. For each, there is a narrative of several pages accompanied by a monochrome design; a ...
(AIG (American International Group)/Chronicle Books, 2000)
This pamphlet, about 5½ square, presents cropped selections from Pinkney's larger work by the same title. There are six fables here, all but one (TH) offering a full-page illustration. TH gets a two-page spread at the ...
La Tortuga y la Liebre: Una Fábula de Esopo: The Tortoise and the Hare: An Aesop's Fable
(Frances Lincoln Children's BooksFrances Lincoln Limited, 2001)
This is my third bilingual presentation of this fable by the same people, along with one just in English. The other two combine English with French and Polish respectively. This is a landscape-formatted, unpaginated, ...
The Rabbit and the Turtle: Aesop's Fables Retold and Illustrated by Eric Carle
(Orchard Books: Scholastic, 2008)
The information facing the title-page indicates that the stories here come from Eric Carle's Treasury of Classic Stories for Children, published in 1988. Some of them appeared, it says, in Twelve Tales from Aesop, published ...
Aesop's Fables Volume I
(Heirloom Traditions, 2001)
Miniature 1 x ¾. The signee on the certificates seems to be K Andes. Each volume has about 30 to 36 pages after an individual T of C. There are about twelve fables in each volume. No illustrations.
The Fox and the Crow
(Franklin Watts, 2009)
This version of FC is lively and well illustrated. One great double-page near the center of the book pictures the vain crow (13). Its text is Crow had always thought she was beautiful. The fox gobbles up the food and ...
(SeaStar Books: North-South Books, Inc., 2000)
This large-format book starts with an insightful introduction by Pinkney (9). He mentions that he as an adult often recalls a moral without its corresponding story and vice versa. His point is that each stands effectively ...
Aesop's Fables: The Hare and the Tortoise and Other Animal Stories
(Bloomsbury Children's BooksBloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2000)
Apparently identical with a hardbound version from 1999. Eighteen fables in an oversized version for the very young. Bendall-Brunello's work is aptly described here as jaunty. It reminds me a bit of Quentin Blake. ...
(Reader's World, 2001)
Here is a surprising find from my last day in Manila. This 112-page hardbound edition, published in India, reproduces the twenty stories told in Learning for Life: Aesop's Fables Parts 1-4 (1999) by the same publisher, ...
Fables from Aesop
(Viking Penguin, 2000)
Twelve fables in an landscape book that features two-page spreads for each fable with a fabric collage for each. Even the frontispiece, title page, and dedication are or include photographs of fabric collages. The monkey ...