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Das Leben Aesops
(Dieterich'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1974)
A very nicely done little book, with a touch of color on its cloth cover's design and on its spine. The version of the life used is, wisely, that published by Ben Edwin Perry from the tenth-century Manuscript 397 of the ...
Aesop's Fables Together with the Life of Aesop.
(Rand McNally,, 1897)
Apparently a reworking of the 1897 Rand McNally edition. See that for comments. This book adds some Billinghurst illustrations and three from an unknown source (frontispiece, 46, and 58). All the non-Heighway illustrations ...
Das schoenste Fabelbuch fuer brave Kinder
(Verlag von Franz Neugebauer, 1910)
Animal characters pictured in color on cover boards. Inscribed in English. Loose frontispiece. Brittle pages. Fables are divided between prose and verse. Four wonderful colored illustrations: the lion's army ...
(Ward Lock & Co., Limited,, 1920)
Here is a fragile book of 256 pages. As the opening T of C shows, there are 58 fables. This is the only non-illustrated edition I have of Blanche Winder's work. Normally her texts are associated with the visual work of ...
(Pustaka Nan Yang, 1975)
There is much that is curious about this well-worn children's book. It is a stiff-board book throughout its ten pages. The cover presents a graphic depiction of the man holding the goose on the chopping block, while the ...
Les Fables d'Ésope
(Garnier FréresLibrairie Garnier Frères, 1905)
Here is a translation of 426 fables, some with clearly marked variants. This text is based on Halm's 1901 edition of the fables. There are 333 pages and an AI.
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. ...
A Selection of Aesop's Fables Versified and Set to Music with Symphonies and Accompaniments for the Piano Forte
(Davidson, Peter's Hill, Doctor's Commons; D. Williams. Lith, 1880)
Rebound in blue cloth boards, this copy is 8¼ x 10¼. The original front and rear covers are present inside the added outer covers. The original front cover contains some lovely work designed by A. Butler. This work ...
Aesop in Japanese Clothing
(The Hokuseido Press, 1985)
Here are twenty-three fables presented in humane fashion. Milward imbeds each fable within a little essay of his own, often starting with a Japanese proverb. Thus The Grasshopper and the Ants is involved in a discussion ...
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse And Other Aesop's Fables.
(Shooting Star Press, 1994)
This is a small book measuring just over 3 x4 . It contains three fables. From the first page on, this version of TMCM identifies the two mice as different. The town mouse complains and criticizes as soon as he arrives. ...