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The Great Fairy Tales Treasure Chest, Book 5
This fifth volume of the set of five contains no fables. It includes The Three Little Pigs and Snow White. I catalogue it here for the sake of completeness, since I have the whole set of five.
The Great Fairy Tales Treasure Chest, Book 3
This third volume of the set of five contains no fables. It includes The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast. I catalogue it here for the sake of completeness, since I have the whole set of five.
Mother Goose's Book of Nursery Stories, Rhymes, & Fables
(Blackie & Son Limited, 1925)
This book is heavy on the nursery stories and rhymes mentioned first in the title. At the book's end come six stories including three fables and The Three Bears, Red Riding Hood, and Cinderella. The first of the fables ...
(Xlibris Corporation, 2003)
This large-format (8½ x 11) paperback book presents fourteen creatures through rhyming couplets and line-drawings. The rhymes sometimes groan, but the word-plays can be fun. Here is a good example from The Gnu and the ...
12 Folk and Fairy Tales
(Golden Press: Western Publishing Company, 1970)
Originally published by Deux Coqs d'Or in Paris and Mondadori in Verona, perhaps both in 1968. I am always curious which stories I would call fables appear in collections labelled as folk or fairy tales. Here I find ...
Tales from Tartary
(The Viking Press, 1979)
Originally published in Great Britain by Kestrel Books: Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex. The content of this book is Yerensay's Forty Fables, and I bought the book because they are labelled fables. At first glance, ...
The Fabulator or the Hall of Aesop being a Selection of Fables in Prose and Verse from the most esteemed Authors
(Printed for H.D. Symonds, 1820)
Not in Bodemann. H.D. Symonds of 20 Paternoster Row seems to be a famous publisher of books in the early nineteenth century. This is a handy little volume (3½ x 5½) in surprisingly good shape. I find only two illustrations: ...
The Literary Cat
(Berkley Windhover BooksPush Pin Press: Berkeley Windhover Books, 1977)
This is a book for cat-lovers! It includes one Aesopic fable and several Bierce fables, and so I include it here. The Aesopic fable can easily be missed on 31-32, It is a good telling of the cat who suspended herself ...
(Phoenix House, 1994)
There seem to be many editions of this simple book. Here we have a 1999 printing of a book I had found earlier in its 2000 printing. Now it is a book I find in New York. Then it was a book I found in Malta. As I wrote ...
Through Fairy Halls of My Book House
(The United Educators, 1971)
Here is an individual volume found in a random hunt in a second-hand store. Excellent condition. Though the publisher has changed, there seems to be little change from the latest edition I had of this book from 1931. ...