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Aesop"s fables

by Tom Paxton

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Published by Morrow Junior Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesop"s fables -- Adaptations.,
  • Fables, Greek -- Adaptations.,
  • Fables.,
  • Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    A collection of fables from Aesop retold in verse.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesAesop"s fables.
    Statementretold in verse by Tom Paxton ; illustrated by Robert Rayevsky.
    ContributionsRayevsky, Robert, ill., Aesop.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.2.P39 Ae 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[40] p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2526469M
    ISBN 100688073603, 0688073611
    LC Control Number88001652

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Reception. Rosemary Wells, reviewing Aesop's Fables wrote "Pinkney's Aesop is a visual treat. These are beautiful illustrations, combining pencil, colored pencil and watercolor with a light-as-air touchAuthor: Aesop. Jan 19,  · Aesop's Fables. Aesop.

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Translated by George Fyler Townsend. Book Excerpt.5/5(5). Free download or read online Aesops Fables pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Aesop. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.4/5.

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The fables remain a popular choice for moral education of children today. “Aesop’s Fables” is a book of stories and the characters are mostly animals and sometimes plants. Even though the characters aren’t humans they have human virtues and flaws, act and talk like people.

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Aesop's Fables are timeless classics, and Royal Fireworks Press is pleased to offer them in a format that makes them easily accessible to young children.

The fables—forty-four in all—are divided among four volumes, and each one includes not just the fables themselves but also important vocabulary and additional pages of activities for children to complete.

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