The fables of Æsop

by Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916,

Format: Print Book 1966
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Special Collections rj PZ8.2.J3 Fa 1966x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Special Collections
 
Call Number  rj PZ8.2.J3 Fa 1966x
 
 
Summary
Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables.
Contents
A short history of the Æsopic fable
The cock and the pearl
The wolf and the lamb
The dog and the shadow
The lion's share
The wolf and the crane
The man and the serpent
The town mouse and the country mouse
The fox and the crow
The sick lion
The ass and the lap-dog
The lion and the mouse
The swallow and the other birds
The frogs desiring a king
The mountains in labour
The hares and the frogs
The wolf and the kid
The woodman and the serpent
The bald man and the fly
The fox and the stork
The fox and the mask
The jay and the peacock
The frog and the ox
Androcles
The bat, the birds, and the beasts
The hart and the hunter
The serpent and the file
The man and the wood
The dog and the wolf
The belly and the members
The hart in the ox-stall
The fox and the grapes
The peacock and Juno
The horse, hunter, and stag
The fox and the lion
The lion and the statue
The ant and the grasshopper
The tree and the reed
The fox and the cat
The wolf in sheep's clothing
The dog in the manger
The man and the wooden god
The fisher
The shepherd's boy
The young thief and his mother
The man and his two wives
The nurse and the wolf
The tortoise and the birds
The two crabs
The ass in the lion's skin
The two fellows and the bear
The two pots
The four oxen and the lion
The fisher and the little fish
Avaricious and Envious
The crow and the pitcher
The man and the satyr
The goose with the golden eggs
The labourer and the nightingale
The fox, the cock, and the dog
The Wind and the Sun
Hercules and the waggoner
The miser and his gold
The man, the boy, and the donkey
The fox and the mosquitoes
The fox without a tail
The one-eyed doe
Belling the cat
The hare and the tortoise
The old man and Death
The hare with many friends
The lion in love
The bundle of sticks
The lion, the fox, and the beasts
The ass's brains
The eagle and the arrow
The cat-maiden
The milkmaid and her pail
The horse and the ass
The trumpeter taken prisoner
The buffoon and the countryman
The old woman and the wine-jar
The fox and the goat.

Additional Information
Subjects Aesop's fables -- Adaptations.
Fables, English.
Fables.
Folklore.
Publisher New York :Schocken Books,1966
Edition First Schocken edition.
Other Titles Aesop's fables.
Contributors Aesop, contributor.
Heighway, Richard, illustrator.
Language English
Description xxv, 181 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
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