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Æsop's fables, based on the translation of George Fyler Townsend ; with an introduction by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; illustrated by Murray Tinkelman

Æsop's fables
Æsop's fables
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based on the translation of George Fyler Townsend ; with an introduction by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; illustrated by Murray Tinkelman
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  • Aesop's fables
  • Fables
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  • eng
  • latgrc
  • eng
Lots of short, interesting fables
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index present
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In English
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To6 1968
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non fiction
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Æsop's fables, based on the translation of George Fyler Townsend ; with an introduction by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; illustrated by Murray Tinkelman
Æsop's fables, based on the translation of George Fyler Townsend ; with an introduction by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; illustrated by Murray Tinkelman
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Table of illustrations -- Fable as literary form / Isaac Bashevis Singer -- Preface / George Fyler Townsend -- Wolf and the lamb -- Bat and the weasels -- Ass and the grasshopper -- Lion and the mouse -- Charcoal-burner and the fuller -- Father and his sons -- Boy hunting locusts -- Cock and the jewel -- Kingdom of the lion -- Wolf and the crane -- Fisherman piping -- Hercules and the Wagoner -- Ants and the grasshopper -- Traveler and his dog -- Dog and the shadow -- Mole and his mother -- Herdsman and the lost bull -- Hare and the tortoise -- Pomegranate, apple-tree and bramble -- Farmer and the stork -- Farmer and the snake -- Fawn and his mother -- Bear and the fox -- Swallow and the crow -- Mountain in labor -- Ass, the fox, and the lion -- Tortoise and the eagle -- Flies and the honey-pot -- Man and the lion -- Framer and the cranes -- Dog in the manger -- Fox and the goat -- Bear and the two travelers -- Oxen and the axle-trees -- Thirsty pigeon -- Raven and the swan -- Goat and the goatherd -- Miser -- Sick lion -- Horse and groom -- Ass and the lapdog -- Lioness -- Boasting traveler -- Cat and the cock -- Lion in love -- Piglet, the sheep and the goat -- Boy and the filberts -- Laborer and the snake -- Wolf in sheep's clothing -- Ass and the mule -- Frogs asking for a king -- Boys and the frogs -- Sick stag -- Salt merchant and his ass -- Oxen and the butchers -- Lion, the mouse and the fox -- Vain jackdaw -- Goatherd and the wild goats -- Mischievous dog -- Fox who had lost his tail -- Boy and the nettles -- Man and his two sweethearts -- Astronomer -- Wolves and the sheep -- Old woman and the physician -- Fighting cocks and the eagle -- Charger and the miller -- Fox and the monkey -- Horse and his rider -- Belly and the members -- Vine and the goat -- Jupiter and the monkey -- Widow and her little maidens -- Shepherd's boy and the wolf -- Cat and the birds -- Kid and the wolf -- Ox and the frog -- Shepherd and the wolf -- Father and his two daughters -- Farmer and his sons -- Crab and its mother -- Heifer and the ox -- Swallow, the serpent and the court of justice -- Thief and his mother -- Old man and death -- Fir-tree and the bramble -- Mouse, the frog and the hawk -- Man bitten by a dog -- Two pots -- Wolf and the sheep -- Aethiop -- Fisherman and his nets -- Huntsman and the fisherman -- Old woman and the wine-jar -- Fox and the crow -- Two dogs -- Stag in the ox-stall -- Hawk, the kite and the pigeons -- Widow and the sheep -- Wild ass and the lion -- Eagle and the arrow -- Sick kite -- Lion and the dolphin -- Lion and the boar -- One-eyed doe -- Shepherd and the sea -- Ass, the cock and the lion -- Mice and the weasels -- Mice in council -- Wolf and the housedog -- Rivers and the sea -- Playful ass -- Three tradesmen -- Master and his dogs -- Wolf and the shepherds -- Dolphin, the whales and the sprat -- Ass carrying the image -- Two travelers and the axe -- Old lion -- Old hound -- Bee and Jupiter -- Milk-woman and her pail -- Seaside travelers -- Brazier and his dog -- Ass and his shadow -- Ass and his masters -- Oak and the reeds -- Fisherman and the little fish -- Hunter and the woodman -- Wild boar and the fox -- Lion in a farmyard -- Mercury and the sculptor -- Swan and the goose -- Swollen fox -- Fox and the woodcutter -- Birdcatcher, the partridge and the cock -- Monkey and the fishermen -- Flea and the wrestler -- Two frogs -- Cat and the mice -- Lion, the bear and the fox -- Doe and the lion -- Farmer and the fox -- Seagull and the kite -- Philospher, the ants and mercury -- Mouse and the bull -- Lion and the hare -- Peasant and the eagle -- Image of mercury and the carpenter -- Bull and the goat -- Dancing monkeys -- Fox and the leopard -- Monkeys and their mother -- Oaks and Jupiter -- Hare and the hound -- Traveler and fortune -- Bald knight -- Shepherd and the dog -- Lamp -- Lion, the fox and the ass -- Bull, the lioness and the wild-boar hunter -- Oak and the woodcutters -- Hen and the golden eggs -- Ass and the frogs -- Crow and the raven -- Trees and the axe -- Crab and the fox -- Woman and her hen -- Ass and the old shepherd -- Kites and the swans -- Wolves and the sheepdogs -- Hares and the foxes -- Bowman and lion -- Camel -- Wasp and the snake -- Dog and the hare -- Bull and the calf -- Stag, the wolf and the sheep -- Peacock and the crane -- Fox and the hedgehog -- Eagle, the cat and the wild sow -- Thief and the innkeeper -- Mule -- Hart and the vine -- Serpent and the eagle -- Crow and the pitcher -- Two frogs -- Wolf and the fox -- Walnut-tree -- Gnat and the lion -- Monkey and the dolphin -- Jackdaw and the doves -- Horse and the stag -- Kid and the wolf -- Prophet -- Fox and the monkey -- Thief and the housedog -- Man, the horse, the ox and the dog -- Apes and the two travelers -- Wolf and the shepherd -- Hares and the lions -- Lark and her young ones -- Fox and the lion -- Weasel and the mice -- Boy bathing -- Ass and the wolf -- Seller of images -- Fox and the grapes -- Man and his wife -- Peacock and juno -- Hawk and the nightingale -- Dog, the cock and the fox -- Wolf and the goat -- Lion and the bull -- Goat and the ass -- Town mouse and the country mouse -- Wolf, the fox and the ape -- Fly and the draught-mule -- Fishermen -- Lion and the three bulls -- Fowler and the viper -- Horse and the ass -- Fox and the mask -- Geese and the cranes -- Blind man and the whelp -- Dogs and the fox -- Cobbler turned doctor -- Wolf and the horse -- Brother and the sister -- Wasps, the partridges and the farmer -- Crow and mercury -- North wind and the sun -- Two men who were enemies -- Gamecocks and the partridge -- Quack frog -- Lion, the wolf and the fox -- Dog's house -- Wolf and the lion -- Birds, the beasts and the bat -- Spendthrift and the swallow -- Fox and the lion -- Owl and the birds -- Trumpeter taken prisoner -- Ass in the lion's skin -- Sparrow and the hare -- Flea and the ox -- Goods and the ills -- Dove and the crow -- Mercury and the workmen -- Eagle and the jackdaw -- Fox and the crane -- Jupiter, Neptune, Minerva and Momus -- Eagle and the fox -- Man and the satyr -- Ass and his purchaser -- Two bags -- Stag at the pool -- Jackdaw and the fox -- Lark burying her father -- Gnat and the bull -- Bitch and her whelps -- dogs and the hides -- Shepherd and the sheep -- Grasshopper and the owl -- Monkey and the camel -- Peasant and the apple-tree -- Two soldiers and the robber -- Trees under the protection of the gods -- Mother and the wolf -- Ass and the horse -- Truth and the traveler -- Manslayer -- Lion and the fox -- Lion and the eagle -- Hen and the swallow -- Buffoon and the countryman -- Crow and the serpent -- Hunter and the horseman -- King's son and the painted lion -- Cat and Venus -- She-goats and their beards -- Camel and the Arab -- Miller, his son and their ass -- Crow and the sheep -- Fox and the bramble -- Wolf and the lion -- Dog and the oyster -- Ant and the dove -- Partridge and the fowler -- Flea and the man -- Thieves and the cock -- Dog and the cook -- Travelers and the plane-tree -- Hares and the frogs -- Lion, Jupiter and the elephant -- Lamb and the wolf -- Rich man and the tanner -- Shipwrecked man and the sea -- Mules and the robbers -- Viper and the file -- Lion and the shepherd -- Camel and Jupiter -- Panther and the shepherds -- Ass and the charger -- Eagle and his captor -- Bald man and the fly -- Olive-tree and the fig-tree -- Eagle and the kite -- Ass and his driver -- Thrush and the fowler -- Rose and the amaranth -- Frogs complaint against the sun -- Appendix -- Life of Aesop -- Index to titles
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