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My Book of Animal Stories
(Marshall Cavendish Limited, 1988)
Five stories. One is a reprint in large format of Stott's MSA from The Best of Aesop (1985). The donkey was last seen swimming strongly out to sea, and the illustration does the line justice. Malcolm Livingstone also ...
The Old-Fashioned Children's Storybook.
(Simon & SchusterWanderer Books, 1979)
Identical with an adjacent listing, except that the publisher and paper color have changed. Here the paper is cream-colored rather than white. See my comments there.
Two fables among the ten stories and poems. The book is in remarkably good condition except for the break between signatures near the end of Drakestail. TMCM has mice go to the hole first, then face the cook, the trap, ...
Zweites Lesebuch: Deutsch-englische Lesebücher für katholische Schulen.
(Benziger Brothers, 1909)
Another little treasure. This collection of mostly pious stories and prayers includes Der Fuchs und die Trauben (37) with an illustration and vocabulary. There are also The Merchant and the Sailor and The Little Goat and ...
(Sterling Press, 1961)
A pleasant little book with five stories that could be reckoned parables or fables, including the story of John the Evangelist's repeated admonition, Children, love ye one another and the Buddhist story of the disconsolate ...
Literature: Fables, Tall Tales, Myths
(Frank Schaffer Publications, 1990)
A good book for the fourth through the sixth grades. An excellent variety of activities uses six fables for such tasks as relating animal to human behavior, distinguishing fable from other stories, and comparing fable ...
Kurze Geschichten die von Tieren berichten
(Ensslin & Laiblins VerlagsbuchhandlungEnßlin & Laiblin, 1935)
These are moral-heavy stories for young people. They include a mixture of fables. Among the fables are these: Die beiden Ziegen (10); Vom Frosch und der Maus (16); Bestrafter Leichtsinn (19); Der Fuchs und der Rabe (23); ...
Masterpieces of the World's Best Literature, Vol. 1
(Classic Publishing Company, 1910)
This first volume of this long series handles Addison to Blackmore. Aesop is third in line -- after Aeschylus -- and has five fables here: DLS WSC, TMCM, WL, and BS. The book's format is small: about 3½ x 6. There is ...
The International Library of Masterpieces, Literature, Art, and Rare Manuscripts.
(The International Bibliophile Society, 1901)
Fourteen fables show up (90-96) under Aesop in this volume that handles A up to Antar. In LS (92), the lion was in league with several, but only three others, unnamed, happened to be present at this time of the deer's ...
Walt Disney's Story Land: 55 Favorite Stories
(NY: A Golden Book/Racine: Western Publishing Co.Western Publishing Comapny, 1962)
See the hardbound edition under 1962. This printing--marked Special Edition on its back cover and New and Revised on the front cover--represents some changes. Copyrighted in 1962, 1987, and 1991. A small MCMXCIV in the ...